Working languages:
English to Romanian
Romanian to English
English (monolingual)

Irina Schwab
specialist in legal translations

Aylesbury, England, United Kingdom
Local time: 01:59 BST (GMT+1)

Native in: Romanian 
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Account type Freelance translator and/or interpreter
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Services Translation, Interpreting, Editing/proofreading, Subtitling, Training, Desktop publishing, Project management, Sales, Operations management
Specializes in:
Law (general)Certificates, Diplomas, Licenses, CVs
Medical (general)Automation & Robotics
Real EstateLaw: Patents, Trademarks, Copyright
Media / MultimediaFinance (general)

English to Romanian - Standard rate: 0.08 GBP per word / 25 GBP per hour
Romanian to English - Standard rate: 0.08 GBP per word / 25 GBP per hour
KudoZ activity (PRO) PRO-level points: 108, Questions answered: 60, Questions asked: 15
Glossaries General, Medical, My Pocket Legal Dictionary, Technical
Translation education Master's degree - University of Bucharest
Experience Years of experience: 16. Registered at Mar 2002. Certified PRO certificate(s) N/A
Credentials English to Romanian (Romanian Ministry of Justice)
Romanian to English (Romanian Ministry of Justice)
English to Romanian (University of Bucharest, Section of Translation, Interpretation and Terminology)
Memberships N/A
Software Adobe Acrobat, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Office Pro, Microsoft Word, Windows Me, Powerpoint, SDL TRADOS
CV/Resume English (DOC)
Professional practices Irina Schwab endorses's Professional Guidelines (v1.0).
My activity is now based in United Kingdom. I am registered with Home Office as self-employed translator and interpreter, Romanian and English Languages.
Official translator of the Romanian Embassy in London. I translate documents, certificates and diplomas on a regular basis.
I also have a large interpreting experience acquired by working with several legal bodies such as Refugee Legal Centre, Immigration Advisory Services, Home Office as well as borough councils, case workers, solicitors, barristers, etc.
Whenever necessary I can provide linguistic/lexical support for a legal case. I will answer promptly whenever you contact me and I am ready to undertake any research job related to my field of activity.
Recent Projects: Official US website, evidence documents for a high profile legal case, interpreting for Republic of Moldova's Ministry of Agriculture's visit to London; Proofreading of a translated witness statement for Crown Prosecution Service; Full support, translation of all documents and interpreting for a Personal Injury case - Birchall Blackburn Solicitors. Translation of a book of short stories written by Sergiu Somesan.
Education and Qualifications:
I am a qualified linguist (Romania) and I have an LLB(Hons) degree in Law (UK), BA in Philology and a Master's Degree in political studies.
I am a qualified, practising lawyer and Fellow of CILEx (Legal executive). I am also in the final year of the Legal Practice Course studies.
Keywords: law, immigration, contracts, business, literature, technical, proofreading, tourism, dictionaries

Profile last updated
Oct 12, 2015

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