Member since Jun '03

Working languages:
French to German
German to French
English to German
Spanish to German
Dutch to German

Gabi François
Fachübersetzungen Recht + Technik

Osnabruck, Niedersachsen, Germany
Local time: 10:06 CET (GMT+1)

Native in: German Native in German
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Education and studies:
•Sworn interpreter and translator, Hanover Court, Germany (since 1989 for DE/FR, since 2015 for DE/EN).
•Studies of German and Romance Languages, Münster and Osnabrück Universities.
•Member of BDÜ, Aticom and DVÜD (German associations of interpreters and translators), CBTI (Belgian Chamber of interpreters and translators).
•Skilled clerk, Oldenburg Chamber of Lawyers.
•State certified multilingual secretary, Dortmund and Osnabrück Chambers of Commerce.
•Certified nurse assistant, Malteser-Hilfsdienst.
•Internal auditor ISO 9001/14001, Det Norke Veritas, Concada/Fresenius.
•Certified since 2010 according to EN 15038, since 2017 to ISO 17100 (execution of translation orders).

Professionnal experience:
•Freelance translator since 1973 (at times avocationally).
•12 years secretary/export assistant: responsible for any contact to the holding company in Paris and the international affiliates (FR, EN, ES, NL) incl. translation of technical, legal and commercial documents, conference interpreting and travels abroad.
•6 years skilled clerk in a law office, regularly contacts to foreign countries.
•7 years teaching French and German (grammar school, adult education centre).
•1 year work for a travel broker: travel agency clerk, on-site evaluation of destinations abroad, translations of contracts, travel catalogues and documents (FR, EN, ES, NL).
•Several years work as a nurse assistant in different hospitals (during my studies).
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: 1392
PRO-level pts: 1151

Top languages (PRO)
German to French489
French to German484
English to German84
German to English44
Spanish to German12
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Law (general)130
Law: Contract(s)113
Engineering (general)50
Business/Commerce (general)48
Mechanics / Mech Engineering40
Chemistry; Chem Sci/Eng28
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Project History Summary
Total projects275
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Project management3
Language pairs
French to German134
German to French63
English to German59
German to English13
German to Spanish3
Spanish to German3
French to English2
Dutch to German1
Specialty fields
Law (general)63
Law: Contract(s)57
Business/Commerce (general)35
Certificates, Diplomas, Licenses, CVs23
Engineering: Industrial19
Mechanics / Mech Engineering18
Human Resources17
Livestock / Animal Husbandry13
Construction / Civil Engineering11
Cosmetics, Beauty9
Transport / Transportation / Shipping8
Automotive / Cars & Trucks8
Engineering (general)6
Petroleum Eng/Sci5
Real Estate5
Environment & Ecology5
Food & Drink4
Metallurgy / Casting4
Furniture / Household Appliances3
Paper / Paper Manufacturing2
Tourism & Travel2
Cooking / Culinary1
Science (general)1
Mining & Minerals / Gems1
General / Conversation / Greetings / Letters1
Wine / Oenology / Viticulture1
Other fields
Advertising / Public Relations33
Finance (general)16
Textiles / Clothing / Fashion14
Medical (general)10
Law: Taxation & Customs8
Energy / Power Generation8
International Org/Dev/Coop6
Sports / Fitness / Recreation6
Materials (Plastics, Ceramics, etc.)6
Law: Patents, Trademarks, Copyright6
Government / Politics5
Medical: Health Care5
Chemistry; Chem Sci/Eng4
Marketing / Market Research2
Electronics / Elect Eng1
Computers: Systems, Networks1
Aerospace / Aviation / Space1
Social Science, Sociology, Ethics, etc.1
Education / Pedagogy1
Media / Multimedia1
Biology (-tech,-chem,micro-)1
Cinema, Film, TV, Drama1
Keywords: Anlagenbau. Arbeitsrecht. Architektur. Audit. Auditierung. Auditor. Ausschreibung. Ausschreibungen. Ausschreibungsunterlagen. Bauausführung. Bauplanung. Bauwesen. Betriebsanleitungen. Biologie. Boden. Bodensanierung. Botanik. Dokument. Dokumente. Dokumentation. Dokumentationen. Entsorgung. Familienrecht. Ferien. Forstwirtschaft. GaLa. Gala-Bau. Garten. Gärten. Gartenbau. Garten- und Landschaftsbau. Gärtnern. Gastronomie. Gebrauchsanweisung. Gebrauchsanweisungen. Gesetz. Gesetze. Grundwasser. Grundwassersanierung. Handbuch. Handbücher. Hoch- und Tiefbau. Hochbau. HSEQ. Industrieschmierstoff. Industrieschmierstoffe. Innenarchitektur. Innenausstattung. ISO 14001. ISO 9001. Jura. Jurisprudenz. Katze. Katzen. Kochen. Kosmetik. Landschaftsbau. Landwirtschaft. Lebensmittel. Managementsysteme. Maschinenbau. Metallbearbeitung. Metallurgie. NGO. Öffentliches Recht. Papier. Papierherstellung. Papiertechnik. Petrochemie. Pflanze. Pflanzen. Produktbeschreibung. Produktbeschreibungen. Qualität. Qualitätsmanagement. Qualitätssicherung. Recht. Reise. Reisen. Rezept. Rezepte. Risikomanagement. Sanierung. Schmierstofftechnik. Sicherheitsmanagement. Sozialrecht. Strafrecht. Technik. Technologie. Tiefbau. Tier. Tiere. Tourismus. Touristik. Tribologie. Umwelt. Umweltmanagement. Umweltrecht. Umweltschutz. Umwelttechnik. Unternehmenskommunikation. Urkunde. Urkunden. Urkundenübersetzung. Verfahrensanweisung. Verfahrensanweisungen. Verfahrenstechnik. Vertrag. Verträge. Vertragsrecht. Verwaltungsrecht. Viehzucht. Weinbau. Zeugnis. Zeugnisse. Zivilrecht. Zoologie.

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