English-Portuguese Translator, Portuguese Interpreter in Leeds
I am a fully qualified English-Portuguese translator and Portuguese interpreter in Leeds. I have over 20 years’ experience working with the private and public sectors. This includes courts, police forces, probation services, the Home Office, the NHS and private clients.
I believe in going the extra mile for each client. That way, you can be confident in the quality of the work you receive.
As a Chartered Linguist and Portuguese university lecturer, I have built up a wealth of knowledge about the Portuguese language which I bring to every project. I also work as an Assessor and Moderator of language exams for the Ministry of Defence.
I focus on your deadlines and needs to make your project a success.
I ensure all work is accurate and reliable.
My approach is professional and friendly.
Need an English-Portuguese translator or a Portuguese interpreter? Please get in touch.
I am available to travel across the UK.
“Dr Leticia Albani-Hawa provided an excellent service in every respect. Punctual, professional, smart attire, polite, hardworking, flexible (she worked 4 hours longer than was predicted) and a faultless 10 page statement produced. I would not hesitate in using Dr Albani-Hawa again or recommending her to my colleagues, she was brilliant!”
Snigg Hill Police Station, Sheffield
Efficient High-quality Professional
I focus on your deadlines and needs to make your project a success. I ensure all work is accurate and reliable. My approach is professional & friendly.
Let’s work together
I specialise in medical, legal, immigration, business, health & safety, and local government sectors. Please contact me about work in these or other fields.
I am also available to interpret for health and safety courses and examinations.
Portuguese Interpreter in Leeds
Many clients need flexible Portuguese interpreting at a place and time that suits them. For this reason, I offer both in-person and remote Portuguese interpreting services.
You can easily schedule a call via phone or video, or arrange an in-person meeting. I also offer a range of interpreting styles to suit your needs, including simultaneous, consecutive, and liaison.
My role as a Portuguese Interpreter in Leeds is to facilitate smooth communication, no matter the setting. As such, I am adept at working with complex terminology and sensitive subjects. I believe in a professional and friendly approach to interpreting.
Although based in Leeds, I am available to travel across the UK. Please send me a message for more details.
“Leticia arrives promptly and is professional and friendly. Leticia is respectful and shows respect when interpreting. I would recommend her services in the future”.
J. Clark, Social Services, Berwick-upon-Tweed
As an English-Portuguese translator, I work with your objectives in mind. I offer reliable Portuguese translations, meet deadlines, and can deliver work in a range of formats.
My strong understanding of the Portuguese language, my PhD in linguistics, and my knowledge of translation techniques mean I work efficiently and accurately.
My work is impartial, respects confidentiality, and abides by the code of conduct of the professional organisations I am registered with (please see below).
- DipTrans Iolet (English/Portuguese) – Chartered Institute of Linguists
- Metropolitan Police Test (English/Portuguese)- Chartered Institute of Linguists
- Diploma in Employment Law
- Diploma in Health & Safety (Stage 1 & 2)
- PhD in Linguistics
- MA in Linguistics & English Language Teaching
- BA (Hons) & Teacher Training degree (English & Portuguese)
Professional body memberships
- Chartered Linguist with the Institute of Linguists (CIOL)
- Association of Interpreters and Translators (AIT)
- Fellow of the UK Higher Education Academy (FHEA)
- ITI Development Network (ITI DN)
- Listed on the National Register of Public Service Interpreters (NRPSI) – reg. number 15044
- Registered with the Chartered Institute of Linguists (CIOL) – reg. number 43275