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French to German

Maria S. Loose, LL.M.
Lawyer & Certified Translator

Brussels, Belgium
Local time: 05:32 CEST (GMT+2)

Native in: English (Variant: US) Native in English, German (Variant: Germany) Native in German
User message
Legal translator specializing in law and finance with 30 years' experience in translation and public procurement law
Account type Freelancer, Identity Verified Verified site user
Services Translation, Editing/proofreading, MT post-editing
Expertise
Specializes in:
AccountingBusiness/Commerce (general)
EconomicsFinance (general)
Investment / SecuritiesLaw: Contract(s)
Law (general)Law: Taxation & Customs

Rates
German to English - Rates: 0.10 - 0.14 EUR per word / 50 - 50 EUR per hour
English to German - Rates: 0.10 - 0.14 EUR per word / 50 - 50 EUR per hour
French to German - Rates: 0.10 - 0.14 EUR per word / 50 - 50 EUR per hour
Dutch to German - Rates: 0.10 - 0.14 EUR per word / 50 - 50 EUR per hour
Dutch to English - Rates: 0.10 - 0.14 EUR per word / 50 - 50 EUR per hour

KudoZ activity (PRO) PRO-level points: 464, Questions answered: 177
Translation education Master's degree - LL.M., School of Law, Catholic University of Leuven, Belgium; Master's degree Translation Studies, University of Heidelberg, Germany; Bachelor of Arts, English and American Literature, California State University Northridge, CA, USA
Experience Years of translation experience: 37. Registered at ProZ.com: Feb 2013.
ProZ.com Certified PRO certificate(s) N/A
Credentials German to English (BA English, California State University)
English to German (MA Translation Studies, University of Heidelberg)
French to German (MA Translation Studies, University of Heidelberg, )
French to German (LL.M., School of Law, UCL, Belgium)
Dutch to German (professional training courses)


Memberships N/A
TeamsJe suis Charlie
Software Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word, Powerpoint, SDL TRADOS
Forum posts 170 forum posts
CV/Resume English (DOC)
Conference participation Conference presentationConferences attended
Training sessions attended Strategic thinking for freelance translators [download]
Professional practices Maria S. Loose, LL.M. endorses ProZ.com's Professional Guidelines (v1.1).
About me
- specializing in law and finance

- fully bilingual English-German

- lived 15 years in the US, 43 years in Europe (Germany, Luxemburg, Belgium)

- 34 years of experience in translation and legal consultancy (procurement law, commercial law),

- worked as in-house translator for the German Court of Auditors, the European Court of Auditors and the Council of the European Union,

- worked as in-house legal consultant in the Finance Directorate of the General Secretariat of the Council of the European Union,

- BA English and American Literature (California State University Northridge, CA, USA)

- MA Translation Studies/Diplomübersetzer (University of Heidelberg, Germany)

- LL.M. (Catholic University of Leuven, Belgium): Master of Laws in Belgian and European Law
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: 472
PRO-level pts: 464


Top languages (PRO)
French to German166
English to German107
German to English84
Dutch to German51
French to English48
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Top general fields (PRO)
Bus/Financial235
Law/Patents213
Other12
Marketing4
Top specific fields (PRO)
Law (general)117
Law: Contract(s)95
Finance (general)68
Business/Commerce (general)60
Accounting48
Investment / Securities40
Law: Taxation & Customs24
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Profile last updated
Dec 8, 2016



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