Member since Nov '18

Working languages:
Polish to German
Spanish to German
English to German
German to Polish
German to Spanish

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May 2021

Maria Ortwein
Degree in Translation Studies

Halle/Saale, Sachsen-Anhalt, Germany
Local time: 07:09 CEST (GMT+2)

Native in: German Native in German
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May 3 (posted via  Finished the translation of court correspondence ...more, + 185 other entries »
Total word count: 614068

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Services Translation, Editing/proofreading, Transcription
Specializes in:
Law (general)Law: Contract(s)
International Org/Dev/CoopCooking / Culinary
Business/Commerce (general)Environment & Ecology
LinguisticsCosmetics, Beauty

KudoZ activity (PRO) PRO-level points: 27, Questions answered: 11, Questions asked: 1
Project History 62 projects entered    3 positive feedback from outsourcers    1 positive feedback from colleagues

Payment methods accepted PayPal, Visa
Translation education Bachelor's degree - Johannes Gutenberg-Universität Mainz
Experience Years of experience: 5. Registered at Nov 2018. Became a member: Nov 2018.
Credentials Polish to German (Johannes Gutenberg-Universität Mainz, verified)
Spanish to German (Johannes Gutenberg-Universität Mainz, verified)
German to Polish (Johannes Gutenberg-Universität Mainz, verified)
German to Spanish (Johannes Gutenberg-Universität Mainz, verified)
Memberships N/A
Software Adobe Acrobat, Adobe Photoshop, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word, SDL TRADOS, XTM
Professional practices Maria Ortwein endorses's Professional Guidelines.
Bachelor Degree in Applied Translation Studies, Linguistics and Cultural Studies (Spanish, Polish, French)

with specialization: Business and Law.

at Johannes Gutenberg-University (Germersheim), Mainz, Germany,
University of Warsaw, Poland
and University of Granada, Spain.

5 years of experience as a freelance translator.

Currently working on a course on international legal English (Contract Law, Company Law, Commercial Law, Intellectual Property and Employment Law, Finance and Law)

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- translation of legal documents such as contracts [share sales, memorandum, articles of association, franchise contracts, service contracts etc.], notarial deeds, court documents, certificates, diplomas etc. from Spanish, English and Polish into my mother tongue - German.

- translation of various complete homepages (tourism, language teaching etc.), training material (nutrition, survivors of human trafficking)

- continuous collaboration with German courts (translation of official
letters, penal orders, court decisions, contracts, interrogation
protocols etc.)

- translation of an academic paper about current politics & society in Poland

- proofreading and translation of a series of language teaching books for an important Polish editorial, private clients etc.

- collaboration with a German museum (history of German and Polish art,
history of German and Polish culture - translation of exhibition texts)

- collaboration with an important National Library and cultural
(translations of history- and culture-related texts)

Additional fields of interest:
- Mexican, Spanish and Polish cuisine
- Mexican and Polish politics, society and culture (literature, music)

I am looking forward to working with you! Contact me


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Apr 8

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