English to English Transcription Professional Lucy Toner
Member since September 03, 2016
A full-time translator since 2010, translating form all varieties of Spanish into English. Lucy was born in Australia and learnt Spanish as an AFS exchange student living in Costa Rica for a year in 1987. She obtained a BA with Honors at Melbourne University and went on to do a Diploma in English as a Second Language Teaching. She has lived and in Costa Rica for 20 years, initially translating on the side while working as an ESL teacher and teacher trainer and finally taking up translation full time. She is currently completing a Master's Degree in Translation at the Universidad Nacional de Costa Rica. She provides top-quality translations from Spanish into English, most particularly of banking and accounting documentation, technical reports and tenders for the construction industry, legal documents and scientific abstracts. Her extensive translation experience includes pre-editing, proof-reading, editing and localization projects, using Memsource computer assisted translation software. She has done literary translation including short stories and the catalog of Editorial Costa Rica.