Legal advisors, Law Office in Greece

Law office, legal translations

Law office, legal translationsFor over a decade, Ilona Translations has been engaged in legal support of citizens and legal entities, both in Greece and in Russia. Our specialists are a team of certified lawyers and philologists familiar with the specifics of the legislation of both countries. The accumulated experience allows us to be equally successful in dealing with issues of both Russian and Greek legislation, as well as solving related tasks. The latter include translations into various languages, preparation and certification of documents, visa processing, booking of air tickets and hotels in Greece and around the world and the whole range of related services that may be needed to solve any, even the most complex, task.

Features of legal translation when providing legal aid

A lot depends on a lawyer when supporting business transactions, ensuring high-quality legal protection of a client’s interests abroad, as well as when working with other documentation. A lawyer must possess the skills of legal translation and comply with the special requirements in this area for style, turn of speech, terminology.

When concluding international transactions or carrying out any activity on the territory of another country with another language, it is beneficial to use the services of professional lawyers and translators who speak the required languages. This ensures that the assistance provided will be qualified, and large losses due to inaccurate wording in another language will be avoided.

The specialists of our law office are always in the trend of the most relevant changes in legislation and will advise you in accordance with current realities.

Types of legal translation:

1. Corporate documentation (charters, constituent documents, contracts, acts, applications, etc.);
2. Legislative documents (laws, memorandums, legal opinions);
3. Expert opinions, protocols, certificates.

When rendering legal services and working with legal documents, a specialist is obliged to strictly observe terminological unambiguity. He also needs to be fluent in standardized text forms, take into account interlingual features and present everything in full, following a logical sequence.

The main difficulties of international advocacy

A specialist needs to study various legislative systems, legal texts, codes, etc., in order to competently advise foreign citizens. The lawyer also possesses the basic principles of translation of legal texts (style, phraseological units, vocabulary).

When translating a text, professionals pay special attention to certain points:

  • Deviation in style from the commonly used.
  • Turnovers that have been accepted in official stationery.
  • Translation of rarely used locutions into another language.
  • Verbal forms and specific legal terminology that is supposed to be regulated.
  • Legal abbreviations.
  • Unambiguous use of terms (double interpretation is unacceptable).
  • Typical abbreviations that are peculiar for legal documentation.
  • Wordings that have no parallel in another language. In this case, a competent specialist will choose the most appropriate term to convey the exact meaning in the target language.

Law Office in Greece

The law department of "Ilona Translations" will assist you with any legal issues that may arise. The accumulated experience of our specialists who understand the subtleties of the legislation of different countries guarantees the full compliance of the legal text with all the legal norms of the language of translation.

Our services include:

  • business registration in Greece / Russia;
  • official translations in all languages;
  • services of lawyer and notary public;
  • assistance in obtaining a residence permit / citizenship;
  • preparation of powers of attorney, certificates, statements in Russian, English and Greek;
  • applications for passport issuance;
  • legal support of real estate transactions at any stage;
  • advising on any legal issues.

Contact our law office, tell us about your situation and get professional legal assistance and support!