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Working languages:
English to Japanese

Mika Regan
Understands Your Business

San Mateo, California, United States
Local time: 06:00 PDT (GMT-7)

Native in: Japanese 
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User message
English to Japanese Translator and Interpreter: Business /Finance /Brand Marketing / Medical / IT
Account type Freelancer
Services Translation, Interpreting, Editing/proofreading, Transcription
Specializes in:
Business/Commerce (general)Finance (general)
Textiles / Clothing / FashionRetail
Medical (general)IT (Information Technology)

KudoZ activity (PRO) PRO-level points: 47, Questions answered: 29, Questions asked: 4
Payment methods accepted Wire transfer, Check
Glossaries Criminal Law, Fashion & Textile, Technology
Experience Years of translation experience: 23. Registered at Jun 2009. Certified PRO certificate(s) N/A
Credentials N/A
Memberships ATA
Software Adobe Acrobat, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word, Powerpoint, Smartling, Wordfast
CV/Resume CV available upon request
Professional practices Mika Regan endorses's Professional Guidelines.
About me
I am a Japanese native English > Japanese interpreter/translator based in the San Francisco Bay Area.
I have worked with many of major Silicon Valley tech companies, global brands, auto manufacturers as well as law firms and nonprofit organizations.
I enjoy keeping up to date with what is happening in various industries, helping you communicate with your clients without a glitch.

Area of Expertise:

Conference Interpretation:
Simultaneous interpretation (booth, or "whispering"), consecutive interpretation

Translation / Proofreading (Wordfast / Smartling) :
Business in General/Finance/Accounting/Fashion & Textile/Food & Restaurant
Legal (contracts, patents, litigation)

Prior to becoming a freelancer, I worked full time for companies including McDonald's Corporation, Goldman Sachs, Carrefour, Levi Strauss & Co., and AIG in different functions including sales, admin and linguistic support.

I have worked closely with management and am familiar with corporate finance.

My education background is in social science and I have taken college and graduate classes both in Japanese and English.
I have also attended simultaneous interpretation courses at 2 well-known language institutes in Tokyo for 5 years.

Since 2007, I have been living in California, US.
This user has earned KudoZ points by helping other translators with PRO-level terms. Click point total(s) to see term translations provided.

Total pts earned: 51
PRO-level pts: 47

Top languages (PRO)
English to Japanese24
Japanese to English23
Top general fields (PRO)
Social Sciences11
Pts in 1 more fld >
Top specific fields (PRO)
Business/Commerce (general)12
Social Science, Sociology, Ethics, etc.8
IT (Information Technology)4
Investment / Securities4
Textiles / Clothing / Fashion4
Electronics / Elect Eng4
Pts in 2 more flds >

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This user has reported completing projects in the following job categories, language pairs, and fields.

Project History Summary
Total projects4
With client feedback0
0 positive (0 entries)

Job type
Language pairs
English to Japanese2
Japanese to English2
Specialty fields
Textiles / Clothing / Fashion1
Advertising / Public Relations1
Food & Drink1
Other fields
Keywords: Japanse, business, accounting, finance, translation, interpretation, transcription, legal, corporate,

Profile last updated
May 13

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