Recommendations for Spanish/English Legal Dictionary?
Thread poster: Susannah Richards

Susannah Richards
United Kingdom
Local time: 17:56
Spanish to English
Dec 13, 2013

I'm looking to get a good Spanish to English legal dictionary - could anyone recommend one? Thank you!!


Adrián Sánchez Alcón  Identity Verified
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Diccionario de Términos Jurídicos (EN-ES/ES-EN) de Alcaraz Varó Dec 13, 2013

[Editado a las 2013-12-13 12:41 GMT]


Karen Stokes  Identity Verified
United Kingdom
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French to English
Rob Lunn's blog Dec 13, 2013

Have a look at an article on Rob Lunn's blog here for some ideas.


LegalTransform  Identity Verified
United States
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Spanish-English Dictionary of Law and Business by Thomas L West III Dec 13, 2013

Spanish-English Dictionary of Law and Business, 2nd edition Paperback
by Thomas L West III

A great dictionary written by a translator, lawyer and owner of a translation agency.

Amazon link:

"2nd edition of bestselling Spanish to English dictionary of legal and business terminology from all 20 Spanish-speaking countries, over twice the size of the first edition. Contains the latest legal and financial terms in Spanish and offers explanations of many of them. Includes examples of usage, area of law, countries where the term is used, and citations to laws and regulations. Note that the dictionary is Spanish to English only (there is no English to Spanish section)."

[Edited at 2013-12-13 20:17 GMT]


Susannah Richards
United Kingdom
Local time: 17:56
Spanish to English
Thanks Dec 17, 2013

Thanks everyone, really helpful!


Lesley Clarke  Identity Verified
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Spanish to English
My bible Dec 18, 2013

For Mexican legal terms in particular, there nothing better than "Diccionario de Terminología Jurídica Mexicana" by Javier Becerra, published by the Escuela Libre de Derecho


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