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Who we are



We are a team of professional, freelance translators based in Macau, China. For the past 23 years we have been providing high-quality translation services at both a local and international level.


We specialize in translations between Chinese (Simplified and Traditional), English and Portuguese; we also accept French, Italian and Spanish.


Feel free to browse the site for more information or get in touch with us concerning our services.


Our Services

We provide professional document translations for a variety of fields including legal, technical, commercial and cultural documents. Over the years, we have gained a specific expertise in translating in the legal field, including contracts, court documents, laws and ordinances, public deeds, tender documents, patent claims, legal meeting minutes, memorandums and articles of association and much more. For more information, please check out our services page or find out more about our team.

For a free quotation, please contact us at translation@translateam.com

Why Choose Us

Experience:

We have more than 23 years' experience in the translation business, having worked with a large variety of clients and translation projects.

Accuracy:

Due to our experience and our expertise in certain fields, we are able to provide a required level of accuracy which is critical in important legal and technical documents.

Confidentiality:

We keep all documents strictly confidential, including those provided for quotation purposes.

Service:

We have a personalized service, with quick respond times and direct contact with our senior translator.

Price & Turnaround:

Our translations are charged at transparent and competitive rates, which we will provide in our fee quotation. We offer reasonably quick delivery terms without sacrificing quality.

Integrity:

We are the preferred translators for many reputable law offices and international companies in Macau due to our personalized service, confidentiality, quality and turnaround. We only accept work and delivery terms if we are able to deliver.


Our People


We have witnessed the changes which have shaped Macau in the past two decades. During this time, the business environment has grown more sophisticated and diverse. With these changes, the need for professional and accurate translations has grown even more acute. Portuguese and Chinese have remained the official languages in both the legal and government sectors, while English has grown increasingly important as a commercial language. It is in this environment that high-quality translations play an important role, bridging the understanding between all local and international players in the market. Translateam is a group of experienced translators who come from a variety of academic and professional backgrounds. We form a small but dedicated team of translators who can handle even the most challenging translation projects. If you're interested in our services, please contact us for for a free quotation.


Jorge Soares

Founder of Translateam, settled in Macau, China in 1989. Seeing the need for a professional translation service in Macau, he began providing translations on a freelance basis to a variety of law offices, government departments and other institutions.

Miranda Gao

Miranda is a freelance writer and translator with excellent English and Chinese capabilities. She is a native Chinese speaker and has academic background and work experience in hospitality and hotel management. She is an important part of our team.

Donna Soares

Donna is a native English speaker, with an extensive background in language teaching, and is the co-founder of Translateam

Simon Liu

Simon Liu is an experienced translator, born in the PRC but with residence in Canada. He has academic credentials in management and also contributes to our team.

Cristiana Soares

Cristiana has graduated from the bachelor’s degree in Portuguese language from the University of Macau. She is fluent in English, Chinese and Portuguese and has worked in events, music and as a freelance translator.