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Japanese to English
English to Japanese
Japanese to Spanish
Spanish to Japanese
Spanish to English

David Higbee
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Lomita, California, United States
Local time: 16:54 PST (GMT-8)

Native in: English Native in English, Spanish Native in Spanish
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David Higbee Language Services over 15 of translation/interpretation experience in business, legal and technical fields. Hands-on experience in manufacturing and engineering fields in Japan, Latin America and the US. CERTIFIED court interpreter and translator at the superior court level since 2002, currently certified in California. Available for on-site and remote projects in USA, Japan, Argentina, Mexico, Canada, Spain, China, India, or anywhere else an interpreter/translator is needed. My translation portfolio includes:

- Legal contracts, agreements of all kinds
- Technical patents in IT, engineering, automotive, and design
- Technical and user manuals in IT and automotive fields
- Technical specifications and tender documents
- Medical device documents audits
- Divorce, death, marriage, birth certificates
- Court forms and authorizations
- Immigration forms and interviews
- Educational and professional certificates/transcripts
- Websites
- Healthcare brochures
- Medical research consent forms
- Hospital information packets

On-site interpretation experience includes:
- Interpreter for Japanese technical and business workshops and audits (100 weeks +)
- Previously staff technical interpreter/translator at Honda Research & Development in Torrance, CA (2.5 years)  - Hundreds of hours of technical interpretation at KAIZEN workshops held in Mexico and the US at businesses such as Boeing, Siemens, Hitachi, Bombardier, Carrier, Acuity Brands Lighting, Ingersoll Rand, United Technologies Corporation, etc.
- Native fluency in simul. or consec. interpretation from Japanese into Spanish/English and advanced business level (near-native) fluency in Japanese for interpretation from Spanish/English into Japanese.
- Interpretation of hundreds of court hearings, depositions, private investigations, interviews, and the like as a state certified court interpreter for Spanish.
- Interpretation of hundreds of depositions, phone-interviews, deposition preparation sessions, etc. as a Registered and competent court interpreter of Japanese.
- Ample experience interpreting in hospitals, clinics, and physicians visits, including emergency rooms in Japanese/Spanish/English.
- Terminology management in all of my fields of experience and expertise, and the ability to leverage resources between jobs without disclosing any confidential information.
- Experience interpreting between my working languages at hospitals and legal hearings in Japan.

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Total pts earned: 132
PRO-level pts: 116

Top languages (PRO)
Japanese to English76
English to Spanish20
Spanish to English20
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Law (general)24
Automotive / Cars & Trucks24
Education / Pedagogy8
Law: Contract(s)8
Business/Commerce (general)8
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