German > English
Business and Finance
Law and Patents
A full-time freelance translator with 30 years' experience, I specialise in the translation of legal, business and high-end editorial, academic and creative texts.
MA Legal Translation (French), City University, London 2008-10
Chartered Linguist (Trans.), MCIL, Chartered Institute of Linguists MITI (Qualified Member, Institute of Translation and Interpreting), Member, MET (Mediterranean Editors and Translators)
Conferences and workshops
Nov 2018 Drafting Clearer Contracts, Ken Adams, UCL Faculty of Laws, London
June 2019 Langues et langages juridiques : Traduction et traductologie - Didactique et pédagogie, Université de Bordeaux
- Two aspects of information ordering that affect flow within sentences and beyond
- Corpus building and mining with Sketch Engine
Since 2014 I have delivered an annual short course of seminars on professional practice and legal translation on the European Masters in Translation (M1/M2) delivered by the CeTIM at the University of Toulouse, France.
As a local councillor in France, I sit on local government committees (regional development, tourism, environment), attend training workshops (public finances, planning) and am involved in running of a local primary school.