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Working languages:
English to Arabic
Arabic to English

Availability today:

November 2015

Tamer Mekhimar
Legal & Business specialist, BA

Tala, Al Minufiyah, Egypt
Local time: 10:02 EET (GMT+2)

Native in: Arabic (Variants: Egyptian, Standard-Arabian (MSA)) Native in Arabic
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Ahlan Wa Sahlan (Welcome)!
Account type Freelancer, Identity Verified Verified member
This person previously served as a moderator.
Services Translation, Editing/proofreading, Website localization, Software localization, Subtitling, MT post-editing, Transcription, Desktop publishing
Specializes in:
Business/Commerce (general)Computers (general)
Law: Contract(s)Law (general)

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Words translated: 1,022
English to Arabic - Rates: 0.04 - 0.10 USD per word / 20 - 40 USD per hour
Arabic to English - Rates: 0.04 - 0.10 USD per word / 20 - 50 USD per hour
Preferred currency USD
KudoZ activity (PRO) PRO-level points: 1026, Questions answered: 907, Questions asked: 14
Project History 1 projects entered

Payment methods accepted Money order, Check, Wire transfer
Glossaries Agriculture, Aviation, Banking, Customs Glossary, Legal Glossary, Legal Phrases, Medical, Military, Petroleum, Soccer

Translation education Bachelor's degree - Faculty of Languages and Translation, Simultaneous Interpreting, Al-Azhar University, Cairo
Experience Years of translation experience: 13. Registered at Jun 2003. Became a member: Jan 2009. Certified PRO certificate(s)
Credentials English to Arabic (Certificate in Written Translation from the Americ, verified)
Arabic to English (Certificate in Written Translation from the Americ, verified)
English to Arabic (BA of English Arts from Faculty of Languages and T, verified)
Arabic to English (BA of English Arts from Faculty of Languages and T, verified)
Memberships ATA, IAPTI
Software Adobe Acrobat, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Photoshop, AutoCAD, Indesign, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Office Pro, Microsoft Word, Xliff Editor, Passolo, Powerpoint, SDL TRADOS, SDLX
CV/Resume CV available upon request
Training sessions attended Official Document Translation: Creating an Important Translation Specialty [download]
Create a One Page Marketing Plan For Freelance Translators - Template [download]
SDL Trados Studio 2009 Intermediate for Translators
SDL Trados Studio 2014 Getting Started Part 1: Translating
Be Special: Standing Out in the Language Services Industry [download]
Be Special II: Standing Out in the Language Services Industry [download]
Be Special III: Standing Out in the Language Services Industry [download]
Professional practices Tamer Mekhimar endorses's Professional Guidelines.
About me
Egypt native freelance translator with bachelor's degree in translation.

English and Arabic

- Translation
- Proofreading
- Transcription
- Typesetting

Projects from private individuals to leading multinationals. Non-disclosure agreements respected for clients in a wide range of fields and industries:

- Legal
- Business & finance
- Military
- Software & websites
- Video games
- Sports
- Press releases
- Adverts
- Short films
- Editorials

Experience with the leading technology CATs and software:

- SDL Trados Studio 2015
- Passolo 2009
- Microsoft Office Suite 2013
- Autocad
- InDesign CS6 (Middle East)
- Illustrator CS6 (Middle East)
- PhotoShop CS6 (Middle East)
- OCR Software
- FTP Clients

- You don't pay me until the work is complete. I trust you. I'm taking a chance, but again, I want you (the paying client) to be happy with the work.
- The time frame is flexible. I will work with you and base it on when you need it.

I'm fast. I'm efficient. I'll stay within quoted prices if you ask me how long something will take.

Need help? A quote? Not sure or just curious? Drop me a line! I always like to hear from you!
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: 1054
PRO-level pts: 1026

Top languages (PRO)
Arabic to English529
English to Arabic497
Top general fields (PRO)
Pts in 4 more flds >
Top specific fields (PRO)
Law (general)162
Law: Contract(s)112
Finance (general)83
Medical (general)82
Government / Politics46
General / Conversation / Greetings / Letters44
Pts in 44 more flds >

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Profile last updated
Aug 23

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