Matthew R Capelle

Freelance Language Translator & Legal Translator

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Location:Saint Paul Park, Minnesota, United States
Profile:https://www.freelanced.com/matthewrcapelle
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Kudos
5.0
2 Skills
$40
Rate/Hr
EMPLOYMENT EXPERIENCE

Freelance Translator
March 2013 – Present

Translation services from English to Spanish and Spanish to English, specializing in legal documents, such as company policies, contracts of all types, among others. Simultaneous interpretation services. Transcription and translating of audio/video files from Spanish to English/English to Spanish. Proof reading and editing documents.

Littler, De la Vega y Conde, S.C.
January 2012 – March 2013
Labor Litigator, Consultant, Translator
Drafted written legal opinions in Spanish and English. Translated laws, regulations, contracts, legal opinions, briefs, articles, and other legal documents from Spanish to English or vice versa. Acted as interpreter between other firm members and foreign clients in explaining complex legal strategies and situations, and laws and regulations to clients.

Basham, Ringe y Correa, S.C.
February 2007 – December 2011
Labor/Corporate Lawyer, Translator
Drafted written legal opinions in Spanish and English. Translated laws, regulations, contracts, legal opinions, briefs, articles, and other legal documents from Spanish to English or vice versa. Acted as interpreter between other firm members and foreign clients in explaining complex legal strategies and situations, and laws and regulations to clients.

Instituto Oxford, Mexico City, Mexico
August 2000 – June 2005
Teacher of English and Universal History, Assistant Director of the English Department
Coordinated syllabi of each grade with the Director of the English Department and determined the books and other teaching tools for classroom use. Teacher evaluation and training. Coordinated classroom dynamic with the Director of the English Department. Head of the debate, speech and poetry teams. Taught English and Universal History classes in English. Prepared homework assignments, monthly and final exams. Provided personal attention to students. Maintained student discipline.

EDUCATION

University of Minnesota School of Law, Minneapolis, Minnesota
LLM Degree, May 2014 (3.5 GPA)

Instituto Tecnológico Autónomo de México (ITAM), Mexico City, Mexico
LLB Degree (Licensed - 2009) (3.2 GPA)

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La Escuela Libre de Derecho, Mexico City, Mexico
Translation of Legal Texts (Course) (2007, 2009)

University of Wisconsin – Milwaukee, Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Bachelor of Arts (English) – Prelaw (3.2 GPA)
University of Nottingham, Nottingham, England (Foreign Exchange)

LANGUAGES
English (Native Speaker), Spanish (Fluent)

ASSOCIATIONS
Member of the American Translators Association