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Silvina P. | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: Apr 19, 2015

Silvina P.

Translation, Data Entry, Legal & Writing
   Portugal
  |   Funchal, Madeira
  |  8:19 pm Local Time

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Overview

Greetings! My name is Silvina Pestana, I am a native Portuguese.

I have solid translation and writing experience since I worked as a translator in the International Business Centre of Madeira Island for five years. Now, I work as a self-employed legal aid lawyer, so I have the opportunity to manage my own time and work on my freelance jobs.

I love the idea of working abroad and sharing my work with thousands or perhaps millions of people without leaving home.

In addition to Portuguese, I have extensive English and Spanish knowledge duly...

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Apr 16, 2015|Translation|Private|Working
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Portfolio

Skills (15)

Tested
Translation English Brazilian Portuguese
English To Brazilian Portuguese Translation Skills Test
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Translation English Portuguese
English To European Portuguese Translation Skills Test
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Translation English Spanish
English To Spanish Translation Skills Test
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Spanish To English Translation Skills Test
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Translation French English
French To English Translation Skills Test
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General Office Skills
Office Skills Test
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Translation English French
Knowledge of Microsoft Office
Microsoft Excel
Microsoft Word
Microsoft PowerPoint
Public Relations
Report Writing
Resume Writing
Technical Writing
English

Service Description

TRANSLATION / PROOFREADING

(High Importance of Meaning and Accuracy)


Provided Language Pairs:

- English to Portuguese (European and/or Brazilian Portuguese) and vice versa;

- Spanish to Portuguese (European and/or Brazilian Portuguese);

- French to Portuguese (European and/or Brazilian Portuguese);

- Italian to Portuguese (European and/or Brazilian Portuguese).

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PROOFREADING / EDITING / REWRITING

Portuguese
English
Spanish
French

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ARTICLE / RESUME WRITING

(Writing is a Passion - teachers used to say that I am a natural writer)

Portuguese
English
Spanish
French

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LEGAL WRITING / LEGAL ISSUES:

- Draft, execution, translation and legalization of legal documents such as proxies, minutes and contracts;

- Recognition and registry in Portugal of all kind of orders and/or decisions made by foreign authorities namely marriage, divorce and adoption;

- Ship and yacht registration before the International Shipping Register of Madeira Island (MAR);

- Corporate and Commercial Law;

- Miscellaneous.


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Employment

Self-Employed
Legal Aid Lawyer
2011 - Present
International Business Centre of Madeira / MCS
Translator / Lawyer
2007 - 2011
Teixeira de Freitas, Rodrigues e Associados
Corporate Lawyer
2007 - 2011
Banco Espírito Santo
Trainee Legal Advisor
2007 - 2007

Education

Lisbon University School of Law
LLB
2002 - 2007
Padre Manuel Álvares Secondary School
IT, Media and Communication Specialization
1999 - 2002

Keywords

Translation
Portuguese
Brazilian
European
Entry
Legal
Writing
Business
Contract
Certificate
Agreement
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Identity
Username
silvinapestana
Type
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Member Since
March 2012
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