Legal Contract Translations

Do you need a certified translation of your Legal contract for authorities, courts, universities or embassies?

With Translayte, you’ll have a professional translator at your service, with fast turnaround, attractive prices and excellent customer service.

Our certified translations of legal contracts are accepted by all relevant authorities, banks, local authorities, courts and universities. We also provide Notarised and Legalised (Apostille) translations accepted by foreign embassies. We accept documents in PDF, JPG, PNG, and Word.

Certified Translation

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Countries Supported

We provide official translations that are accepted globally. Countries include:

We also provide legalised translations with an Apostille that are accepted in all 86 countries that are party to the Hague Convention.

Certified Translation Samples

We deliver your certified translations as a digital PDF document and endeavour to replicate the layout and formatting where possible. Your translation is signed and certified as appropriate.

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Why Does a Legal Contract Translation Need to Be Certified?

Legal contracts often require certified translations for several reasons:

  • Legal Validity: A contract often needs a certified translation to be recognised in court or by regulatory authorities.
  • International Business: When dealing with international partners, certified translations ensure that contractual obligations are clearly understood and legally binding across borders.
  • Compliance: Many industries have regulatory requirements mandating certified translations of legal documents to ensure compliance with local laws.


What are the Translation Requirements for a Legal Contract?

Legal contract translations demand a high level of precision and understanding of legal concepts. Here are some of the things you should expect from a legal contract translation:

  1. Exact Legal Terminology: Use of appropriate legal jargon and phrases as per the contract's jurisdiction.
  2. Consistency: Uniformity in language and terms throughout the document to avoid ambiguity.
  3. Confidentiality: Strict adherence to confidentiality due to the sensitive nature of legal contracts.
  4. Format and Structure: Maintaining the original format and structure of the contract for legal validity.


When Will a Legal Contract Translation be Needed?

Legal contract translations are commonly required in situations like:

  • Cross-border Transactions: For businesses dealing with international clients or partners.
  • Legal Proceedings: In cases involving parties from different language backgrounds.
  • Regulatory Submissions: For submitting documents to authorities in a different language.
  • Corporate Restructuring: During mergers, acquisitions, or expansions into foreign markets.


How we Translayte Legal Contracts

Our tested and trusted approach to translating legal contracts involves the following:

  1. Assigning translators with specific expertise in legal translations.
  2. Rigorous proofreading and quality control to ensure accuracy and consistency.
  3. Providing a certificate of accuracy and, if needed, notarization.
  4. Upholding strict confidentiality throughout the translation process.
  5. Tailoring translations to meet specific legal and regional requirements.


What Do We Expect From You?

Clear Communication

  • Provide Context: Share the background and purpose of the legal contract to aid in accurate translation.
  • Specific Requirements: Inform us of any particular terminologies or phrases essential to your document.

Document Preparation

  • Organized Documents: Ensure that the contract is well-organized and legible for effective translation.
  • Highlight Key Sections: If certain parts of the contract are more critical, point them out to us.

Review and Feedback

  • Timely Review: Once we deliver the translation, review it promptly.
  • Constructive Feedback: Provide specific feedback if revisions are needed to ensure the translation meets your expectations.
  • Open Communication: Stay in touch with us throughout the translation process for any queries or updates.

Certified Translation Pricing

Standard Translation

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Professional Translation

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Ideal for professional and official documents like contracts, business proposals, or government documentation.

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Specialist Translation

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Best for complex materials such as medical records, legal documents, or technical manuals.

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The pricing above excludes VAT (which is applicable if you are resident in the UK or EU). Additional fees apply if you require shipping, sworn translators, urgency, notarisation or an apostille.

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Accepted Translations

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Countries Supported

We provide official translations that are accepted globally. Countries include:

Documents we translate

We can produce official translations of a wide range of documents.

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We can translate into, or from, over 130 languages.

We provide language translations spanning hundreds of language pairs and work with native language speakers who understand legal & cultural norms.

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What our customers say

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— Darrell

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— Faiza

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— John

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— Coral

Thanks so much for your support. I am very impressed with my document structure and the amount of detail the translator has put into retaining the document format.

— Kingsley

This is to acknowledge receipt of the certified translation. I must say the work done is tremendous!!

— Arthur

Thank you very much for proofreading and editing my translation. I have had a read through and I am happy with it.

— Priscilla

Thanks for the help am really happy with the translation you have done! Keep it up! I will check through and let you know if there are any amendments to be made. Thanks again. x

— Paula

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