Court Interpreter Resume Samples

Many times the immigrants and citizens are not able to converse in English in the court of law and hence need the help of a Court Interpreter to convey the meaning and nature of all conversation between those in the courtroom. Some of the major duties relating to this role are listed on the Court Interpreter Resume as – translating aloud as the person speaks or while they are still completing their sentence; taking notes of what is being said; noting all points and ensuring nothing is missed from the conversation; keeping the content in original tone and context, and at times working as a witness in future.

Deep knowledge of both the languages – the one being interpreted and the one to be interpreted in; familiarity with technical concepts, modern usage, vernacular of the language, and vocabulary. A confident attitude and the ability to stay away or be detached from the content of the conversations. The foremost requirement is to have complete knowledge, and fluency in multiple languages and a law degree with majors in English and a foreign language.

 

Court Interpreter Resume example

Court Interpreter Resume

Summary : A results-oriented Court Interpreter with solid experience in the development and implementation of policies and procedures to ensure sound fiscal management.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Microsoft Excel, Photoshop, Transcription, Russian.

Description :

    1. Legal interpreting for the Unified Court System on-call position.
    2. Charged with translating forms, documents, and communications between English and Spanish.
    3. Spearhead research and analysis of civil, juvenile, criminal, and family court procedures to more effectively aid clients and to more effectively.
    4. Championed collaboration between state prosecutors, public defenders, judges, and private attorneys.
    5. Created strong working relationships with colleagues that lead to higher levels of productivity and collaboration.
    6. Worked for World Wide Interpreters as an over-the-phone medical interpreter.
    7. Edited and reviewed other translations Interpret / translated at the county jail for the Department of Probation.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Liberal Arts


Court Interpreter Resume

Summary : A Court Interpreter professional with an entrepreneurial spirit who takes an ownership approach in making business decisions that result in cutting costs while increasing productivity.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Macintosh, Account Management, Salesforce, Quickbooks, Great Plains, PC Law, Edison, Tax Software, Spanish, English, French, Portuguese.

Description :

    1. Interpreted Micronesian language into English and/or English/Micronesian during court hearings, arbitrations, telephone conferences for attorneys.
    2. Provided translation services to clients for lawyers.
    3. Helped clients with completing legal documents.
    4. Ensured clients were familiar with court hearing proceedings.
    5. Assisted in trials by interpreting between English- and Spanish-speaking parties in a wide range of trials and other legal processes.
    6. Interpreted from English into Spanish and vice versa using simultaneous and consecutive modes at court proceedings and for court-related departments.
    7. Made sight translations for the benefit of the court of documents including, but not limited to petitions, felony dispositions, and other documents.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
MA in History


Court Interpreter Resume

Objective : A versatile, dedicated, and hardworking professional credited with combining expertise in project management, staff supervision, and change management to lead operations with a commitment to efficiency, productivity, and profitability. Proven track record of creating strong working relationships with clients and colleagues.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Drivers Liscence, Billingual, Billingual, Education, Management.

Description :

    1. Worked closely with the public defender's office to provide legal defense for non-English-speaking Latino clients.
    2. Worked extensively with children from low-income households.
    3. Contributed to the creation of a loving/friendly learning environment that was both nurturing and academically challenging.
    4. Maintained a safe and secure environment.
    5. Created lesson plans to promote cognitive development, motor skills, social skills, self-help skills, and other appropriate areas of age-appropriate focus.
    6. Developed programs of experiential learning for toddlers (exploring senses, creativity, communication, and social interaction).
    7. Adhered to all rules and regulations associated with licensing, including the maintenance of confidentiality.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
BA in Spanish

Court Interpreter Resume

Summary : Seeking a challenging Court Interpreter position in a fast-paced environment where skills and experience can be utilized to their fullest potential. Background includes innovative methods in legal research as well as excellent customer service in data analysis and management with consistently exceptional results.

Skills : Microsoft Word, Management Skills, Communication Skills.

Description :

    1. Performed simultaneous and consecutive interpreting from spoken English into Spanish and vice versa in a variety of court proceedings, hearings, and attorney/client conferences Make court announcements and proclamations as directed by the Judge.
    2. Drafted translations of forms and documents in the target language.
    3. Maintained records of services provided.
    4. Prepared activity reports at the direction of the court.
    5. Attained hands-on experience in the areas of foreclosure mediation, child support proceedings, civil cases, small claims, Juvenile matters; child protection and neglect, probation reviews, pre-sentencing investigations, criminal law; arraignments, bond arguments, and sentencings.
    6. Perfected skills in simultaneous and consecutive interpreting in Spanish and English.
    7. Mastered interpersonal, written, and oral communication skills.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Courts

Court Interpreter Resume

Objective : Seeking a challenging Court Interpreter position in the sales and marketing field especially for oil and gas companies. Willing to relocate and work away from home for assignment durations.

Skills : MS Office, Medical Terminology, Medical Terminology, Email, Bilingual.

Description :

    1. Interpreted court cases from English to Spanish in a court setting.
    2. Took depositions and assisting attorneys in client-related legal issues.
    3. Scheduled worksites to be maintained, trained drivers, and communicated with store managers work orders and revised contract stipulations to be met.
    4. Functioned as a per diem Spanish Interpreter for the Superior Courts.
    5. Daily usage of consecutive, simultaneous, and sight translations.
    6. Interpreted by courtroom testimony, depositions, trials, etc.
    7. Expanded knowledge and understanding of all aspects of the court's daily course of business.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Certification in Pasadena

Court Interpreter Resume

Summary : Bilingual (Spanish) possessing excellent fluency, Legal Secretary, with over eight years of experience in the field of Family and Civil Litigation law; offering versatile office management skills and proficiency in various legal applications and Microsoft Office programs. Strong planner and problem solver, works independently as well as with others, able to manage multiple priorities and meet tight deadlines without compromising quality.

Skills : Fluent In: Russian, Ukrainian, Spanish.

Description :

    1. Provided accurate and clear interpretation services between English and Spanish for the courts and probation departments.
    2. Worked with judges, attorneys, court staff, probation officers, and private investigators.
    3. Researched and understood the legal terminology used in court and functions of the court.
    4. Consulted translated documents and taught Spanish for adults.
    5. Attended court of law in the State to help with various cases involving Farsi native speakers.
    6. Made monthly report writes outgoing communications, calendar cases, send subpoenas, and notices.
    7. Court proceedings, probation appointments, and defendant/attorney sessions.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
MA in Foreign Languages

Court Interpreter Resume

Summary : Motivated, personable business professional with the ability to quickly solve complex situations while maintaining a positive attitude. Seeks to find a position that matches experience, skills, knowledge, and educational background.

Skills : Teaching, Tutoring, Management, Instructional Design.

Description :

    1. Worked in meetings, courts, hospital emergency rooms, over the phone, and in the corridors of government agencies.
    2. Acted as a translator of the Court Attends to Court hearings.
    3. Administered oaths to witnesses.
    4. Marked exhibits introduced in evidence.
    5. Communicated orally including appropriate delivery and poise.
    6. Verbally translated all communication between clients and attorneys in Spanish.
    7. Assisted with communication barriers to prepare witness discovery pleading trial and exhibit binders for oral arguments and dispositions.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Certificate in Mediation

Court Interpreter Resume

Summary : Seeks to work in a challenging Court Interpreter position where one can utilize professional skills and where one will have the opportunity to expand knowledge and future growth within the company.

Skills : Computer: Windows Vista & XP, Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint, Publisher, Internet Explorer; Mozilla Firefox, Real Estate Licensed Language: Bilingual in English and Spanish.

Description :

    1. Provided consecutive and simultaneous interpretation in court hearings.
    2. Rendered sight interpretation of legal documents.
    3. Several County Courthouse interpreter, doing translations and interpretations for Spanish court speakers clients.
    4. Provision of interpreting services during all stages of criminal and civil procedures.
    5. Compilation of training and reference material for new interpreters at the Juvenile Court.
    6. Mentored, oriented, and training of newly certified interpreters.
    7. Interpreted and translated documents.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
BA in Liberal Arts

Court Interpreter Resume

Summary : Currently looking for a full time Court Interpreter position in an environment that offers a greater challenge, increased benefits and the opportunity to help the company advance efficiently and productively.

Skills : Bilingual, Computer Proficient, Mission Accomplishment Oriented.

Description :

    1. Attended LOTS interpretation program organized by Consortium of Court Interpreters and earned more than 15 credit hours for continuing education.
    2. Interpreted English/Filipino and vice versa for non-English speaking Filipinos appearing.
    3. Provided simultaneous, consecutive, and sight translations during military court hearings and expert witness depositions as a part of a Joint Task.
    4. Translated and transcribed written and audio materials of the hearings.
    5. Assisted team-members in conducting Intel-analysis and explained the cultural nuances of various locales.
    6. Interpreted for Survivor's Center ( Mental health, hospital appointments and Immigration) Interpret in the city, county, and state courts.
    7. Received praiseworthy evaluations based on an excellent performance.
    Years of Experience
    Experience
    10+ Years
    Experience Level
    Level
    Senior
    Education
    Education
    Certification in Pasadena

    Court Interpreter Resume

    Summary : Responsible for working closely with parents to maximize learning potential and outcomes with children aged 2 months through 36 months, and also accurately interpreting on the record in legal proceedings for the Judicial Branch and various court service programs statewide.

    Skills : Interpreting Skills, Monitoring Skills, Planning Skills.

    Description :

      1. Interpreted between the courts and a non-speaking English party.
      2. Conducted and provided the interpretation of affidavits and other legal documents.
      3. Translated and interpreted witness testimony, attorney arguments, and judge orders.
      4. Provided consecutive and simultaneous interpretation in court hearings
      5. Rendered sight interpretation of legal documents.
      6. Delivered accurate specialized legal interpretation between English and Modern Standard Arabic and different dialects of Arabic.
      7. Performed consecutive and simultaneous interpretation in the emigration courts throughout the nation.
    Years of Experience
    Experience
    10+ Years
    Experience Level
    Level
    Senior
    Education
    Education
    Certification