How can I help you?

Riga's Cable Bridge (Vanšu tilts).

Translation. I have over 15 years of experience as a Latvian to English translator, specialising in legal documents, European Union regulations, publications on historical and cultural subjects as well as medical and scientific texts. I also regularly provide revision and proofreading services. Read some client reviews and see my proz.com profile.

Interpreting. With a Postgraduate Diploma in Interpreting for European Union Institutions, I have served as an interpreter for government bodies, internnational oganisations, educational and scientific institutions and private enterprises. Contact me for interpreting at you conference, seminar or meeting. 

Journalism. Since 1994 I have written about politics, society and travel for publications including The Baltic Times, Riga in Your Pocket, Business Central Europe, Riga Now!, City Paper and Ir. I am looking for more freelance journalism opportunities and would be happy to discuss cooperation. Check out some of my writing.

Some career highlights

Kuldīga - Architecture and Urbanism.

It was an honour to be the translator and English-language editor for Kuldīga - Architecture and Urbanism, a magnificent book about the beautiful town of Kuldīga in western Latvia, which is a candidate for UNESCO World Heritage listing.

Rinkēvičs and Straujuma meet the press.

I was a simultaneous interpreter at the concluding press conference for Latvia's EU Presidency on 29 June 2015, attended by Latvian Prime Minister Laimdota Straujuma and Foreign Minister Edgars Rinkēvičs.

Collage from Double Portrait of a Coin.

I translated the subtitles for the documentary Double Portrait of a Coin, an absorbing film which used authentic home movies to  offer a glimpse into life in the USSR.