Working languages:
German to English
English to German
French to German

Maria S. Loose, LL.M.
Lawyer & Certified Translator

Brussels, Belgium
Local time: 10:52 CET (GMT+1)

Native in: English (Variant: US) Native in English, German (Variant: Germany) Native in German
User message
<b>Legal translator specializing in law and finance <b>with 30 years' experience in translation and public procurement law
Account type Freelance translator and/or interpreter, Identity Verified Verified site user
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Services Translation, Editing/proofreading, MT post-editing
Specializes in:
AccountingFinance (general)
Business/Commerce (general)Law: Contract(s)
EconomicsLaw: Taxation & Customs
Law (general)Investment / Securities

German to English - Rates: 0.10 - 0.14 EUR per word / 50 - 50 EUR per hour
English to German - Rates: 0.10 - 0.14 EUR per word / 50 - 50 EUR per hour
French to German - Rates: 0.10 - 0.14 EUR per word / 50 - 50 EUR per hour
Dutch to German - Rates: 0.10 - 0.14 EUR per word / 50 - 50 EUR per hour
Dutch to English - Rates: 0.10 - 0.14 EUR per word / 50 - 50 EUR per hour

KudoZ activity (PRO) PRO-level points: 472, Questions answered: 179
Translation education Master's degree - LL.M., School of Law, Catholic University of Leuven, Belgium; Master's degree Translation Studies, University of Heidelberg, Germany; Bachelor of Arts, English and American Literature, California State University Northridge, CA, USA
Experience Years of translation experience: 39. Registered at Feb 2013. Certified PRO certificate(s) N/A
Credentials German to English (BA English, California State University)
English to German (MA Translation Studies, University of Heidelberg)
French to German (MA Translation Studies, University of Heidelberg, )
French to German (LL.M., School of Law, UCL, Belgium)
Dutch to German (professional training courses)

Memberships N/A
TeamsJe suis Charlie
Software Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word, Powerpoint, SDL TRADOS
Forum posts 182 forum posts
CV/Resume English (DOC)
Conference participation Conference presentationConferences attended
Training sessions attended Trainings
Professional practices Maria S. Loose, LL.M. endorses's Professional Guidelines (v1.1).
- specializing in law and finance

- fully bilingual English-German

- lived 15 years in the US, 43 years in Europe (Germany, Luxemburg, Belgium)

- 34 years of experience in translation and legal consultancy (procurement law, commercial law),

- worked as in-house translator for the German Court of Auditors, the European Court of Auditors and the Council of the European Union,

- worked as in-house legal consultant in the Finance Directorate of the General Secretariat of the Council of the European Union,

- BA English and American Literature (California State University Northridge, CA, USA)

- MA Translation Studies/Diplomübersetzer (University of Heidelberg, Germany)

- LL.M. (Catholic University of Leuven, Belgium): Master of Laws in Belgian and European Law
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: 480
PRO-level pts: 472

Top languages (PRO)
French to German174
English to German107
German to English84
Dutch to German51
French to English48
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Top general fields (PRO)
Top specific fields (PRO)
Law (general)121
Law: Contract(s)95
Finance (general)68
Business/Commerce (general)64
Investment / Securities40
Law: Taxation & Customs24
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Profile last updated
Dec 10, 2018

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