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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January 2020

Maria Ortwein
Degree in Translation Studies

Halle/Saale, Sachsen-Anhalt, Germany
Local time: 23:54 CET (GMT+1)

Native in: German Native in German
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What Maria Ortwein is working on
Jan 8 (posted via  Translating articles about archaeology in Poland ...more, + 77 other entries »
Total word count: 310987

Account type Freelance translator and/or interpreter
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Services Translation, Editing/proofreading, Transcription
Specializes in:
Law (general)Law: Contract(s)
International Org/Dev/CoopEconomics
Cooking / CulinaryBusiness/Commerce (general)
Environment & EcologyPsychology

KudoZ activity (PRO) PRO-level points: 6, Questions answered: 2, Questions asked: 1
Project History 18 projects entered    1 positive feedback from colleagues

Payment methods accepted PayPal, Visa
Translation education Bachelor's degree - Johannes Gutenberg-Universität Mainz
Experience Years of translation experience: 4. Registered at Nov 2018. Became a member: Nov 2018. Certified PRO certificate(s) N/A
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.

4 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)


- 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 of a series of language teaching books for an important Polish editorial
- translation of various complete homepages (tourism, language teaching etc.)
- collaboration with a German museum (history of German and Polish art, history of German and Polish culture - translation of exhibition texts)
- consecutive interpretation for representatives of a Polish university at a meeting with a German university

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! Thank you for contacting me.

Keywords: polish, law, contract, contracts, german, spanish, medicine, literature, mexico, poland, germany, criminal records, court, homepage, Vertragstexte, Vertrag, juristisch, Literatur, Kinderbücher, Spanien, Mexico, Tulum, Quintana Roo, Erfahrung, Contratos, jurídico, literatura, literario, sentences, patent, Patent

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Jan 8

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