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Working languages:
Italian to English

Chris Tamigi
IT>EN legal/financial and literary trans

Pine Island, New York, United States
Local time: 04:53 EDT (GMT-4)

Native in: English Native in English
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Account type Freelancer, Identity Verified Verified member
Services Translation, Editing/proofreading, Subtitling, Copywriting
Expertise
Specializes in:
Finance (general)Law (general)
InsuranceHistory
Poetry & LiteratureLaw: Contract(s)
Ships, Sailing, Maritime

Rates
Italian to English - Standard rate: 0.11 USD per word / 35 USD per hour
KudoZ activity (PRO) PRO-level points: 12, Questions answered: 5, Questions asked: 3
Payment methods accepted Wire transfer, Check, PayPal
Translation education Master's degree - Tulane University
Experience Years of translation experience: 12. Registered at ProZ.com: Jan 2007. Became a member: Jun 2015.
Credentials Italian (Tulane University, verified)
Italian to English (MFA in translation, university of arkansas)
Memberships ALTA
Software Adobe Acrobat, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Office Pro, Microsoft Word, SDL TRADOS
CV/Resume English (PDF)
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About me
Native English speaker with over 10-years experience translating technical legal/financial documents from Italian to English for major law firms in Washington DC and, more recently, working as a freelance translator. While working as an in-house translator, I translated technical documents such as depositions, court transcripts, complex financial contracts and analyst reports.

In May 2016, I received a Master of Fine Arts in literary translation from the University of Arkansas (one of the few universities that offer such a program). Since I began the MFA program, I have expanded my practice to embrace more artistic/literary projects--translating two short stories that have been published in American literary magazines and working on translating a novel by a contemporary Italian author who was nominated for the Strega prize. This work won me a travel grant for emerging translators from the American Literary Translators Association. I have also translated several articles on art, architecture and design.


Profile last updated
Jun 19



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