Spanish Translation & Interpretation Services
Spanish Translation & Interpretation Services

Spanish Translation & Interpretation Services

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Offers remote services
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Offers remote services
Discounts available
$65/page
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Introduction: ¡Hola! My name is Laura and I'm based in San Diego. I'd love to help you complete your translation and interpret for your meeting or call! I am a Colombian American native Spanish speaker with over 13 years of experience and I provide top quality online translation and phone and in-person interpretation services. I am certified by the City University of New York Hunter College and I am a member of the American Translators Association (ATA). Growing up with immigrant parents (a Colombian mother and a Pakistani step father) in Brooklyn and Queens, New York nurtured my interest and passion for learning languages. I grew up speaking Spanish at home and studied it extensively throughout high school, college, and after graduation. I have also studied a bit of Latin and Urdu, can communicate in Portuguese and German, and I am currently learning French. Experience and qualifications: TRANSLATION: * 13 years of experience providing translation services for a wide array of organizations, businesses and individual clients both nationally and internationally *Certified translator by the City University of New York (CUNY) at Hunter College * American Translators Association member * 8 years of providing translation services to a D.C. based non-profit food justice organization *In San Diego, I have provided translation services for regional transportation agencies, non profit organizations, as well as individual clients. INTERPRETATION: * 13 years of experience providing interpretation services at national and international events *Certified interpreter by the City University of New York (CUNY) at Hunter College *Completed the Interpreting for Social Justice course by the Highlander Center * Studied Interpretation at the Southern California School of Interpretation * 8 years of experience providing national and international interpretation services for a D.C. based non profit food justice organization. *In San Diego, I have provided interpretation services for healthcare, education, and mental health sectors as well as for immigration interviews. If you are looking for an experienced, qualified and native Spanish and English speaker for your translation & interpretation needs, look no further and contact me today for your FREE consultation and quote. ¡Gracias! Thank you! :)
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Evangelline F.

Translation

Laura is professional and very easy to work with. She delivered excellent quality work translating health insurance for my clients. Also, she is very patient and courteous. I would highly recommend her and ask for her assistance on the next project.
Spanish Translation & Interpretation Services's reply
Thank you so much, Evangelline. 🙂
Nov 3, 2021
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Todd H.

Translation

It was great to work with Laura! She is very professional and she worked on my document helping with translation, in a timely manner! Thank you, Laura!
Nov 18, 2021
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Kathy H.

Translation

Laura is a pleasure to work with! She is quick and her translations set the tone we requested. I highly recommend her. She would be an asset to any business. We will continue to use her services as we need them.
Spanish Translation & Interpretation Services's reply
Thank you so much, Kathy!
Oct 28, 2021
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Sarah W.

Translation

Not only did they respond promptly, they were very communicative through out the whole processes. We received our translated documents back within our deadline and they did an amazing job at translating and replicating the design of the documents.
Spanish Translation & Interpretation Services's reply
Thank you so much, Sarah!
Oct 15, 2021
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Christopher M.

Translation

I have had the pleasure of retaining Spanish Translation and Interpretation Services on multiple occasions. They are my go to for Spanish interpreter and translation work. As a criminal defense attorney I deal with sensitive situations and need interpreters who I can trust. Laura's thoughtful approach and professionalism sets her apart from the rest. She is thorough and ensures the job is done right. She also is very kind and works very well with my clients and in high stress situations. Thanks Laura for a job well done!
Spanish Translation & Interpretation Services's reply
Thank you so much, Chris!
Aug 13, 2021
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Laura Valdes

FAQs

  • What should the customer know about your pricing (e.g., discounts, fees)?

    For TRANSLATION & INTERPRETATION SERVICES, contact me for rates. Contact me today for a FREE consultation and quote.

  • What is your typical process for working with a new customer?

    I help clients get clear on their goals for their translation and/or interpretation services needs via a free consultation. For translation: 1) Clients can email me their document to receive a free translation quote. 2) We decide on a deadline that meets the client's goals. 3) Once the quote is approved by the client, I get started on the translation right away. 4) Client receives translation on time. :) For interpretation: 1) Client shares meeting details. 2) Once quote is approved by client, we schedule interpretation day and meeting. 3) I interpret for client's meeting. :)

  • What education and/or training do you have that relates to your work?

    I have: * a Translation and Interpretation Certification through CUNY Hunter College * a College Reading and Learning Association Tutor Certification * graduated from the State University of New York at New Paltz with a Bachelors degree in Latin American and Caribbean studies and a double minor in Spanish and German * completed training at the Southern California School of Interpretation in 2018 *13 years of translation and interpretation experience *13 years of tutoring experience *a 5/5 on the AP Spanish Exam *helped hundreds of students ace their exams and courses *helped hundreds of students achieve fluency *delivered hundreds of reliable translations *provided top quality interpretation for national and international events

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