This new convenient bilingual legal dictionary is intended for all people who deal with Spanish Speaking clients and defendants, or deal with legal documents from other countries, as well as those who need to translate documents or forms into Spanish or English. It's convenient size makes it perfect to take to court!
The editor of this dictionary is a staff interpreter of the Colorado Courts with 25 years of court interpreting experience. He has also applied his extensive experience as a language teacher to ensure that this dictionary will be valuable for court interpreters and attorneys but also of great use to business translators, linguists, language teachers, and law students. It is an excellent study resource for those who wish to improve their legal vocabulary in Spanish and English, and especially to prepare for court interpreter certification exams.
The dictionary is full of legal terminology currently used in courtrooms and legal documents in the U.S.A. and Latin America. And, it is easy to use: the translations of terms are presented in the sequence that is most often used in the legal context to assist in translating from English to Spanish and from Spanish to English.