Member since May '11

Working languages:
French to English
Italian to English

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May 2017
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Angus Stewart
legal translation by a former solicitor

Erskine, Scotland, United Kingdom
Local time: 05:38 BST (GMT+1)

Native in: English Native in English
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About me
I am a legal translator offering professional translation, proof reading, editing and abstracting services from French and Italian into English.

I have over six years experience specializing in legal translation. I work with academic legal texts, court judgements, legislation and private legal documents, including contractual, commercial and corporate documentation as well as texts related to conveyancing/real estate transactions. My expertise is also relevant to the related field of business and commercial, for instance in relation to the translation of terms and conditions.

Being a qualified Scottish Solicitor and Notary Public with a First Class Honours Degree in Law, a Diploma in Legal Practice and in excess of three years post qualifying experience, my knowledge of the complexities of legal drafting and terminology means that I am ideally qualified to work in the field of legal translation. As a solicitor, I worked mainly in the field of Private Client and Commercial and Residential Conveyancing/Real Estate, including Commercial Leasing. I also have experience of Corporate, Licensing and Civil and Criminal Court work.

I am also qualified as a translator having gained my MA in Translation Studies from the University of Hull with Distinction.

I currently use SDL Trados Studio 2014 Translation Software. I am currently certified in respect of SDL Multiterm 2014 and to an advanced level by SDL in respect of SDL Trados Studio for Translators 2011. Please click on the following link to view my certification.

Capacity of 3,000 words per day.
This user has reported completing projects in the following job categories, language pairs, and fields.

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Total projects573
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Job type
Translation514
Editing/proofreading57
Interpreting1
Project management1
Language pairs
French to English377
Italian to English199
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Specialty fields
Law (general)221
Law: Contract(s)127
Real Estate65
Business/Commerce (general)65
Law: Patents, Trademarks, Copyright13
Art, Arts & Crafts, Painting11
Law: Taxation & Customs9
Other fields
Human Resources31
Government / Politics27
Finance (general)23
Certificates, Diplomas, Licenses, CVs19
Insurance7
Medical (general)6
General / Conversation / Greetings / Letters5
Automotive / Cars & Trucks4
Marketing / Market Research4
Tourism & Travel4
Education / Pedagogy3
Safety3
Accounting3
Medical: Pharmaceuticals3
Economics2
Transport / Transportation / Shipping2
Ships, Sailing, Maritime2
Environment & Ecology1
Journalism1
IT (Information Technology)1
Medical: Health Care1
Construction / Civil Engineering1
Architecture1
Wine / Oenology / Viticulture1
Engineering (general)1
Livestock / Animal Husbandry1
Poetry & Literature1
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May 7



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