Events / Legal Translation Symposium

Name: Legal Translation Symposium
Organiser: University of Roehampton
Date: 9 Jan 2015
Place: Southlands College, London, UK
Contact: [email protected]
Information: http://estore.roehampton.ac.uk/browse/extra_info.asp?compid=1&modid=2&catid=137&prodid=177


The conference is dedicated mainly to those who desire to become legal translators or are just starting their career in this field. It will be divided into workshops in groups (on legal translation and translating the EU documents), and career-oriented speeches on related issues. Subjects of presentations will include, among others: forensic linguistics and the non-native speaker in detention - questions of interpretation, planning and implementing a CPD programme for legal translation, thoughts from the legal translator's desk etc.