ABOUT ME

PLACE OF BIRTH: Albenga (SV), Italy

 

LANGUAGE COMBINATION: From French to Italian (Italian native speaker)

 

AREA OF EXPERTISE: juridical translations

 

MY CUSTOMERS: translation agencies, law firms, companies and individuals. Freelance translator (as external contractor) for the Court of Justice of the European Union (since December 2013).

 

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EXAMPLES OF TRANSLATED TEXTS

  • tender documentation 
  • contracts
  • legal opinions
  • notarial acts
  • certificates
  • judicial decisions
  • litigation documents
  • for the Court of Justice of the European Union: references for a preliminary ruling, judgments, opinions of the Advocates General

 

MEMBERSHIPS: Qualified member of AITI (Italian Association of Translators and Interpreters, no. 214096. You can verify by clicking here

 

MY REFERENCES ARE AVAILABLE ON Proz (Feedback from clients and colleagues at the top right of the page, click on the star)

 

EDUCATION AND TRAINING

  • 2016: Postgraduate Course in Legal Translation (Summa cum laude)University of Genoa (Italy)
  • February - June 2016: Course in Oral Translation (French <> Italian) - Institut Français (Milan)
  • July 2016: Summer University of Continental Law (French Section) - certificate awarded by the University Panthéon-ASSAS (Paris II)
  • July 2014: Legal French course - University of Perpignan (France)
  • Ph.D. in Italian and Comparative Criminal Law at the University of Turin (Italy). My PhD thesis is available here
  • 2008: Master (1st level) in European Criminal Justice at the University of Turin. Dissertation entitled: La corruzione nel diritto penale francese [The regulation of corruption in French criminal law]
  • 2005: Degree in law (Summa cum laude) at the University of Pavia (Italy). Final dissertation entitled: La mise en danger délibérée nel sistema penale francese tra parte generale e parte speciale [The mise en danger délibérée in French criminal law]
  • 1998: High School Diploma in Classical Studies (diploma di maturità classica) at the Liceo G. Bruno, Albenga, Savona, Italy (with top marks: 60/60)

 

CERTIFICATES OF PROFICIENCY IN FRENCH

  • TCF (French Knowledge Test): level C2 (January 2017)
  • Professional Diploma in Legal French Language (DFP juridique), awarded by the Paris Chamber of Commerce
  • Diploma in French language studies (DELF B2 and DELF B1), awarded by the French Ministry of Education

 

OTHER PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

  • Since 2013: Teacher of Italian for foreigners. I obtained the DITALS I (Certification of Competence in Teaching Italian as a Foreign Language), delivered by the University for Foreigners of Siena - Italy.
  • 2010 - 2014: Freelance Teacher of Law (professional courses)
  • 2007 - 2010: Assistant Professor and Doctoral (PhD) Candidate in Italian and Comparative Criminal Law at the University of Turin (Italy), Faculty of Law.
  • 2006 - 2008: Trainee Lawyer

 

PUBLICATIONS AS AUTHOR ON FRENCH CRIMINAL LAW AND ON ITALIAN LAW
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