Member since May '11

Working languages:
French to English
Italian to English

Availability today:

January 2021

Angus Stewart
legal translation by a former solicitor

Renfrew, Scotland, United Kingdom
Local time: 11:36 GMT (GMT+0)

Native in: English Native in English
  • PayPal accepted
  • Send message through
Feedback from
clients and colleagues

on Willingness to Work Again info
No feedback collected
  Display standardized information

I am a legal translator offering professional translation, proof reading, editing and abstracting services from French and Italian into English.

I have over nine years experience specializing in legal translation. I work with academic legal texts, court judgements, legislation and private legal documents, including contractual, commercial and corporate documentation as well as texts related to conveyancing/real estate transactions. My expertise is also relevant to the related field of business and commercial, for instance in relation to the translation of terms and conditions.

Being a qualified Scottish Solicitor and Notary Public with a First Class Honours Degree in Law, a Diploma in Legal Practice and in excess of three years post qualifying experience, my knowledge of the complexities of legal drafting and terminology means that I am ideally qualified to work in the field of legal translation. As a solicitor, I worked mainly in the field of Private Client and Commercial and Residential Conveyancing/Real Estate, including Commercial Leasing. I also have experience of Corporate, Licensing and Civil and Criminal Court work.

I am also qualified as a translator having gained my MA in Translation Studies from the University of Hull with Distinction.

I currently use SDL Trados Studio 2019 Translation Software. I am currently certified in respect of SDL Multiterm 2014 and to an advanced level by SDL in respect of SDL Trados Studio for Translators 2011. Please click on the following link to view my certification.

Capacity of 3,000 words per day.

This user has reported completing projects in the following job categories, language pairs, and fields.

Project History Summary
Total projects732
With client feedback0
0 positive (0 entries)

Job type
Project management2
Language pairs
French to English446
Italian to English291
Specialty fields
Law (general)280
Law: Contract(s)161
Business/Commerce (general)81
Real Estate73
Law: Taxation & Customs15
Law: Patents, Trademarks, Copyright15
Art, Arts & Crafts, Painting11
Other fields
Finance (general)41
Human Resources40
Certificates, Diplomas, Licenses, CVs32
Government / Politics31
Medical (general)6
Environment & Ecology6
General / Conversation / Greetings / Letters5
Medical: Pharmaceuticals5
Tourism & Travel4
Automotive / Cars & Trucks4
Transport / Transportation / Shipping4
Marketing / Market Research4
Education / Pedagogy3
IT (Information Technology)2
Medical: Health Care2
Ships, Sailing, Maritime2
Poetry & Literature1
Computers (general)1
Aerospace / Aviation / Space1
Petroleum Eng/Sci1
Medical: Dentistry1
Engineering (general)1
Wine / Oenology / Viticulture1
Construction / Civil Engineering1
Livestock / Animal Husbandry1
Keywords: British, british, English, english, French, french, Italian, italian, Scottish, scottish, Scots, scots, legal, law, Scottish law, scottish law, Scots law, scots law, LLB, lawyer, lawyer linguist, notary, notary public, solicitor, legal translation, business translation, translation, legal translator, translator, editing, proof reading, professional, professional service, agreement, agreements, appeal, appeals, arbitration, business, business documents, claim, claims commercial, commercial lease, contract, contracts, conveyancing, corporate, corporate documents, court, court action, courts, crime, criminal, custody, delict, divorce, disputes, inheritance, insurance, intellectual property, judgements, jurisdiction, jurisprudence, legal academic texts, legal documents, lease, leases, legislate, legislation, litigation, memorandum and articles of association, missives, notices, owner, ownership, patent, patents, power of attorney, powers of attorney, plea, pleas, procedure, proceedings, prosecute, prosecution, property, real estate, regulate, regulations, solicitor, succession, sue, summons, tax, taxation, tenancy agreement, terms and conditions, terms of business, title deeds, tort, warrant, wills, writs, trados

Profile last updated
Nov 12, 2020

More translators and interpreters: French to English - Italian to English   More language pairs