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Working languages:
English to Urdu
English to Panjabi
Urdu to English
English to Arabic

tahira rafiq
CoreCHI # 006202/ MS/ LL.B

Fremont, California, United States
Local time: 18:10 PST (GMT-8)

Native in: Panjabi Native in Panjabi, Urdu Native in Urdu
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Account type Freelancer, Identity Verified Verified member
Services Translation, Interpreting, Editing/proofreading, Subtitling, Transcription, Training
Specializes in:
Advertising / Public RelationsComputers (general)
ZoologyScience (general)
Medical (general)Law (general)
General / Conversation / Greetings / LettersMedical: Cardiology
Biology (-tech,-chem,micro-)Journalism

KudoZ activity (PRO) PRO-level points: 32, Questions answered: 44, Questions asked: 1
Blue Board entries made by this user  5 entries

Payment methods accepted PayPal, Check, Money order, Wire transfer
Portfolio Sample translations submitted: 3
Translation education Master's degree - University of the Punjab,Lahore,Pakistan
Experience Years of translation experience: 6. Registered at Mar 2012. Became a member: Apr 2012. Certified PRO certificate(s) N/A
Credentials English to Urdu (Pakistan, verified)
Urdu to English (Educational Testing Service - TOEFL)
English to Panjabi (Pakistan, verified)
Memberships ATA, SFPA, CHIA
Software Adobe Acrobat, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Office Pro, Microsoft Word, Powerpoint, Wordfast
CV/Resume CV available upon request
Conference participation Conferences attended
Training sessions attended 103 - Legal Terminology: Family Law Terminology [download]
Professional practices tahira rafiq endorses's Professional Guidelines.
About me
I hold MS degree in Biology,University of the Punjab,Lahore and LL.B( General Law), Certification in legal skills from University of California, Berkeley (USA), Certificate in Basic computer apps.I have 5 years experience as a lecturer and certified lawyer of Punjab Bar Council, PK. Currently, interpreter with Department of Human Resources, CA, USA. My academic experience includes extensive research in the areas of International immigration and analyzing American Family law documents.My expertise in multi-cultural academic work enables me effectively to translate,compare,edit and transcribe complex documents that encompasses diversity of social cultures and local expressions in target languages.
I provide interpretation for psychological evaluation, Merit Systems Protection Board (MSPB) cases, oral assessments, social services, community outreach, interviews/ investigations, recorded statements, examination under oath, depositions, DMV case/ appeal hearings, medical appointments(PQME, QME, AME, IME) offered by California Division of Workers compensation and WCAB.

Certified Healthcare/ Medical Interpreter for Urdu/ Punjabi/ Hindi in Calif.
Certified lawyer by Punjab Bar Council, Pakistan

American Translators Association ata # 262867
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: 32
(All PRO level)

Top languages (PRO)
English to Urdu20
English to Arabic12
Top general fields (PRO)
Top specific fields (PRO)
General / Conversation / Greetings / Letters8
Medical (general)8
Government / Politics4
Medical: Pharmaceuticals4

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Profile last updated
Nov 23

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