Elba Pesquera

Freelance Translator & Article Writer

Location:Vega Baja, United States
2 Skills

FreelanceTranslator: Various clients, telecommuting or not, in different fields
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

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

? 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

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
Article Writing