Category: Legal translation

Legal translation with a special emphasis on Spanish to English legal translation

Learn legalese and then forget it

In his book, Legal Writing in Plain English, Bryan A. Garner says law students should learn legalese and then learn not use it: When...

Legal and menu translation

Legal translation is a lot like translating restaurant menus. Firstly, both types of translation are full of culture-specific or non-equivalent terms, i.e., terms that...

New page with blog links

I just added this links page with blogs on legal translation and the law. More will be added as I remember them. 🙂 FacebookGoogle+TwitterLinkedinemailPrintPinterestReddit

Example of a safe-bet translation

Someone recently emailed me asking for an example of a safe-bet translation, which I wrote about in this post. Safe bets are basically sitting-on-the-fence...