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Member since Oct '10

Working languages:
English to French
French to English

Kristof Haavik
French-English interpreter/translator

Menomonee Falls, Wisconsin, United States
Local time: 22:45 CST (GMT-6)

Native in: English Native in English
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Account type Freelance translator and/or interpreter, Identity Verified Verified member
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Services Translation, Interpreting, Editing/proofreading, Voiceover (dubbing)
Expertise
Specializes in:
Law: Contract(s)Economics
ArchaeologyLaw (general)
Medical (general)Medical: Health Care
Business/Commerce (general)Education / Pedagogy
Government / PoliticsFinance (general)

Volunteer translations

Volunteer professional humanitarian translation services-

Translators without Borders

Words translated: 26,835
KudoZ activity (PRO) Questions asked: 3
Blue Board entries made by this user  1 entry

Experience Years of translation experience: 19. Registered at ProZ.com: Feb 2010. Became a member: Oct 2010.
ProZ.com Certified PRO certificate(s) N/A
Credentials English to French (Princeton University, verified)
French to English (Princeton University, verified)
Memberships N/A
Software Adobe Acrobat, memoQ, Microsoft Word
CV/Resume English (RTF)
Bio
I am a native speaker of English and hold a doctorate in French from Princeton University. I have lived throughout the French-speaking world in North America, Africa, and Europe, and provided simultaneous French-English and English-French interpretation for a number of international conferences in fields including veterinary medicine, mother to child transmission of HIV/AIDS, education in developing countries, and the participation of women in politics, as well as public lectures on art. I served as interpreter for the French Assistant Minister of Cooperation, M. Xavier Darcos, during his speech and press conference at the ACP-European Union summit in Botswana in 2004, and have provided interpretation in courtrooms in the United States. In addition, I have done telephone interpretation for medical, legal, and business servivces. I also have translated a variety of documents from French to English and from English to French, including bank annual reports, business contracts, and certificates. I have a background in classical languages and can translate short passages such as mottos and proverbs from or into Latin. I am currently resident in the Middle East but I travel regularly.
Keywords: English, French, legal, medical, business, general, education, literature


Profile last updated
Jun 17, 2018



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