Elba Pesquera

Freelance Translator & Article Writer

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Location:Vega Baja, United States
Profile:https://www.freelanced.com/elbapesquera
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EMPLOYMENT:

FreelanceTranslator: Various clients, telecommuting or not, in different fields
2006-present
Paralegal-Spanish/English Translator. Various lawyers 2008-present
Attorneys: With a practice centered in Medical Malpractice, with a practice centered on Civil Law .
Working Schedule is self- set according to the work load. 40 hours/ week, more if needed.
Duties include:

? Summarizing legal documents
? Translate documents from English to Spanish, viceversa
? Performing records research
? Performing legal research
? Coordinating research
? Checking legal forms for accuracy
? Preparing reports
? Preparing correspondence
? Drafting all sorts of legal documents
? Preparing declarations
? Preparing form complaints
? Keeping client information


Manager at a Food Factory 2002-2006

Membership Coordinator, Embassy Suites Hotel 1999-2001
Write, collate & print company Newspaper
Membership sales
Administrate membership fees
Create promotions for membership

EDUCATION:
University of Puerto Rico Río Piedras, Puerto Rico 1986
B.A. General Studies
Univesidad Complutense Madrid, Spain 1978-84
Studies in Law

RELEVANT SKILLS:
? Proven ability to work independently, handling simultaneous projects, meet deadlines
? Plan and organize work efficiently; good follow-through with careful attention to detail
? Very analytical and excellent problem solving skills
? Use of computer skills
? A team spirited individual
? Excellent oral and written communications skills in Spanish, English and some French
? Very strong interpersonal and organizational skills with groups or individuals
? Ability to prioritize and work under a tight schedule
? In depth knowledge of legal terminology and principles
? Ability to analize legal documents for accuracy
? Demonstrates competence and poise in professional or social settings
? Ability to work as part of a team as well as in an individual basis
? A high energy, enthusiastic and dependable individual
? Excels in challenging and competitive environments
? Ability to work under pressure
? Excellent interpersonal skills, likes to deal with people
? Work and research thoroughly until specific job is done accordingly to the highest standards
? Completely and intensely love to work

OTHER ACTIVITIES:
Recognized for excellent writing skills, participating in various writing contests
Develops artistic interests, oil painting
Voluntary work with children and animals
Experienced living in Europe & the United States
Skills (2) Rating
Translation
Article Writing