A unique combination of a Swiss lawyer and American translator; a Swiss translator trained in the states with over 20 years experience as a technical translator.


We cover a broad-range of legal and technical translation needs. We work with MS Word, SDL Trados products, and are specialists at localizing software using Catalyst.



After a successful career as a technical translator in the U.S. Air Force,  Eric Leake studied Swiss law at the University of Zurich, graduating in 2002 (lic.iur.). Andrea Leake studied modern languages at Columbia University in New Year City before completing a Masters Certificate in Translation from the Monterey Institute of International Studies. She has worked as a technical translator and lead terminologist for Siemens Building Technologies since 1995.

Legal translations

As one of the very few native-born Americans to complete a Swiss law degree in German (at the University of Zurich), Eric Leake brings a unique skills set to translating legal documents.

Corporate bylaws, wills, real estate contracts, court orders, court judgments, entries in the commercial registry, share certificates, etc. We offer notarized certification letters on legal translations.

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Technical translations

Andrea Leake has over 20 years experience in the technical translation field. She has also taken the lead on terminology and was a pioneer in the introduction of Trados Multiterm web solutions at Siemens. She is an expert at software localization using Catalyst. She is the go-to translator on the tough jobs for the Swiss manufacturing industry.

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