Working languages:
Portuguese to English
English to Portuguese

Marilia Bittencourt
25 years in Marketing, Med, Law

Local time: 15:19 BRST (GMT-2)

Native in: Portuguese Native in Portuguese, English Native in English
Account type Freelance translator and/or interpreter, Identity Verified Verified site user
Data security Created by Evelio Clavel-Rosales This person has a SecurePRO™ card. Because this person is not a Plus subscriber, to view his or her SecurePRO™ card you must be a Business member or Plus subscriber.
Affiliations This person is not affiliated with any business or Blue Board record at
Services Translation, Editing/proofreading
Specializes in:
Marketing / Market ResearchLaw (general)
Medical (general)Finance (general)
Business/Commerce (general)Economics
OtherBiology (-tech,-chem,micro-)
Textiles / Clothing / Fashion
KudoZ activity (PRO) PRO-level points: 56, Questions answered: 80, Questions asked: 29
Blue Board entries made by this user  1 entry

Payment methods accepted Send a payment via ProZ*Pay
Glossaries MB_2011, MB_lit
Experience Years of experience: 44. Registered at Jul 2010. Certified PRO certificate(s) N/A
Credentials Portuguese to English (BULATS: C2/5)
Portuguese to English (CEELT 2)
Portuguese to English (ITTI - International House, London)
Portuguese to English (Cambridge University (ESOL Examinations))
Memberships ABRATES
Software Across, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Office Pro, Microsoft Word, Powerpoint, Wordfast
CV/Resume CV available upon request
Conference participation
Training sessions attended Attended 7 training sessions

Professional practices Marilia Bittencourt endorses's Professional Guidelines (v1.1).
Bilingual, as born in Brazil and learnt English at home since birth.

Though my first degree was in Art in Brazil, I have been teaching English as a second language and working with translations for almost 25 years, ever since I graduated in English in England.

I have working experience in Med, Law, Finance, Business, and Marketing and Design dealing with both languages (PT<>EN) on a daily basis, having translated numerous papers published in renown journals, articles, books and audio-books, street polls, contracts, websites, etc.

Having worked with different companies and professionals gave me a great deal of knowledge in different areas. Living abroad, first for four years in Oxford, England, then for shorter periods in other countries, besides the language, helped me understand cultural differences that influence the language.

My administrative skills, acquired earlier, are an asset to being an organized professional who always accomplishes deadlines.

Upon request, letters of recommendation can be provided.
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: 60
PRO-level pts: 56

Top languages (PRO)
English to Portuguese28
Portuguese to English28
Top general fields (PRO)
Social Sciences4
Top specific fields (PRO)
Transport / Transportation / Shipping4
Computers: Software4
Cooking / Culinary4
Textiles / Clothing / Fashion4
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Keywords: medicine, neurology, ms, law, contract, finance, marketing,

Profile last updated
Jan 7, 2014

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