M.A. English Language and Linguistics 1972 (Edinburgh University)
25 years freelance Conference Interpreter (former AIIC member) with FAO, Ifad, WFP, Council or Europe, Interparliamentary Union etc. (Italian, French and Spanish into English).
Now translator only - 35 years' experience with the UN agencies, governments, diplomatic and parliamentary services etc. and international trade unions (Fiom etc).
Major law firms in Italy, Belgium and London use my translation services.
Long experience with Vatican translations since 1974.
I only refuse translations if associated in any way with fascist, or racist entities, or documents which defend human rights abuses, colonialism or Israel.