Member since Aug '20

Working languages:
Portuguese to English
Arabic to English
French to English
Spanish to English
English to Spanish

Stephen Lavelle
Freelance Translator

Virginia Beach, Virginia, United States
Local time: 15:35 EDT (GMT-4)

Native in: English Native in English
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Account type Freelance translator and/or interpreter
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Services Translation, Editing/proofreading, Transcription
Specializes in:
International Org/Dev/CoopTourism & Travel
Aerospace / Aviation / SpaceMusic
Poetry & Literature
Portuguese to English - Standard rate: 0.11 USD per word / 26 USD per hour
Arabic to English - Standard rate: 0.11 USD per word / 26 USD per hour
French to English - Standard rate: 0.11 USD per word / 26 USD per hour
KudoZ activity (PRO) Questions answered: 4
Payment methods accepted Send a payment via ProZ*Pay
Translation education Bachelor's degree - The American University
Experience Years of experience: 4. Registered at Feb 2016. Became a member: Aug 2020. Certified PRO certificate(s) N/A
Credentials Arabic to English (American University)
Memberships N/A
Software Adobe Acrobat, Adobe Photoshop, CafeTran Espresso, Microsoft Word
CV/Resume English (PDF)
Professional objectives
  • Meet new translation company clients
  • Meet new end/direct clients
  • Network with other language professionals
  • Get help with terminology and resources
  • Learn more about translation / improve my skills
  • Learn more about interpreting / improve my skills
  • Get help on technical issues / improve my technical skills
  • Learn more about additional services I can provide my clients
  • Learn more about the business side of freelancing
  • Find a mentor
  • Stay up to date on what is happening in the language industry
  • Improve my productivity
My name is Stephen Lavelle and I am a freelance translator who would gladly to offer you linguistic services. My love of languages and cultures as well as my belief that language is the most important bridge between peoples and cultures are what drive me to offer clients the highest quality translation services. Regarding my background, I am a graduate of The American University in Washington, DC where I received a Bachelor of Arts in International Studies and Arabic Language and I have work experience in the field of foreign language education, non-profit organizations, and NGOs. As for my linguistic abilities, I am able to communicate in English, Portuguese, Spanish, French, and Arabic and I have elementary knowledge of Russian, Hebrew, Dutch, and Italian. Professionally I translate between English, Portuguese, French, and Arabic with a thematic specialization in international affairs/policy, linguistics, cultural affairs, and transportation however, I am certainly capable of performing work in other fields. For more information you can consult my CV posted below. Thank you for taking the time to learn a bit about me and please feel free to contact me if you have any specific questions.

-Stephen Lavelle
Keywords: portuguese, french, arabic, spanish, portugal, brazil, africa, aviation, transportation, international affairs, government, NGO, non-profit, translation, linguistics, blogging, photography, graphic design, travel, technology, cybersecurity, politics, literature, poetry, music, fashion, Middle East, Arab World

Profile last updated
Aug 31

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