A global network of legal language experts specializing in translation, interpreting and transcription services

Legal specialist translators and court interpreters at your service

Supporting your legal translation needs, ensuring quality work and the highest level of customer service

Legal translation projects can be complex, and they require specialist’s expertise. Using our unique legal translation ecosystem, consisting of our people, processes and technology, we can make the process easier.

Whether you’re handling a cross-border case, a multilingual project, needing certified translation services, or expanding your business into a new market, we can serve all your legal language needs with just one point of contact.

Responsive and available

Our team is available 24 hours, 7 days a week. We respond to your requests in under an hour and are able to handle large projects in record time.

Personalized service

A dedicated account manager will be your contact for all of your translation projects, for a seamless, easy experience.

Complete confidentiality

Data security and confidentiality are essential in the legal sector. Acolad offers to sign an NDA with all our clients and uses a secure platform to transfer data when needed.

Acolad is always our first choice for legal translation, they offer a speedy and efficient service with clear pricing choices.

Olivier Morel
Head of International, Cripps LLP

Legal Translation Expertise

We solve multilingual challenges for legal professionals across all practices, types of documents and areas of law

Legal translation requires excellent linguistic skills but also specific knowledge of the legal sector: expertise in legal concepts and fields such as contracts, articles of agreement, court judgements and petitions is essential. Our team of specialist legal translators have passed rigorous screening and are able to reproduce the source document in a new language, while respecting the terminology that your firm uses.


We can help you with all of your legal translation needs:


  • Lawyers
  • Law firms
  • Legal services and departments
  • Consultancy firms
  • Insurance companies  


  • Administrative decisions
  • Dispute Resolution
  • Shipping
  • Commercial law
  • Financial law
  • Tax law
  • Business law
  • IT law
  • Property law
  • Insurance law
  • Competition law
  • Intellectual Property & Copyright
  • Editorial documents


  • Contracts
  • Witness statements
  • Articles of association
  • Rulings
  • Shareholders' agreements
  • Calls for tender
  • Memoranda of association
  • Minutes
  • Reports
  • Patents
  • Arbitration awards
  • Company registration certificates
  • Powers
  • Acquisition / disposal contracts
  • Civil acts
  • Writs of summons

Certified and Sworn Translations

At Acolad, our network of certified sworn translators and our extensive experience providing legal translations enable us to translate official documents so that they can be accepted by the relevant organizations around the world. If you want to make sure that your legal documents go through the appropriate certification process, please contact us for a consultation.

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Sworn translations: everything you need to know


Intellectual Property Translations

Through years of experience working with hundreds of companies and law firms, we developed a fluid system geared to manage intellectual property portfolios of leading organizations. From patent translations to trademark filing, we help global businesses to protect their competitive advantage worldwide.

Machine Translation for Legal Documents

Legal firms around the world are turning to machine translation (MT) to optimize costs and turnaround times for their cross-border cases. By combining the use of translation memories, legal-specific terminology and machine translation engine training, we ensure optimum results and the highest possible quality output.

Machine translation is ideal for large volumes of legal documents, for example in the e-discovery stage, so you’ll be able to quickly understand the gist of the translated material and keep working.

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  • Our MT engines are continuously trained with legal content and your data is protected and confidential
  • All levels of quality based on your needs:
    • Machine Translation
    • Machine Translation + Post-Editing
    • Machine Translation + Post-Editing + Proofreading

Fast, Reliable and Accurate Legal Transcription Services

Our team of professional legal transcribers will turn your audio files into text format quickly, easily and in a cost-effective manner.

Our professional court transcribers are experienced at transcribing all types of audio recordings.

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  • Trial dialogue and trial transcripts
  • Certified transcript
  • Interrogations
  • Arbitration proceedings
  • Conferences
  • Hearings or interviews
  • Telephone recordings
I have worked with Acolad Legal in the last two years on a number of projects and the team’s kind attitude coupled with great professionalism are the two main attributes that come to mind.  Our dedicated team is very personable and they go above and beyond to deliver translation services. They understand the complexities and nuances of translations and therefore, come back with a great result.

Olena Golovtchouk
Associate, Gateley Legal

Legal Interpreting Services

Conduct your deposition, your hearing or your trial with full confidence

From in-person interpretation to video remote interpreting (VRI) or phone interpretation (OPI) we give you a full range of legal interpreting options and high-quality court interpreting services, in every language.

Our legal interpreters are familiar with sensitive case topics like human rights abuses, immigration and asylum and obey strict confidentiality standards.

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  • Legal remote interpreting services for virtual hearings
  • Certified court interpreting services for in-person and remote court environments
  • Depositions
  • Trials
  • Hearings
  • Meetings
  • Arbitrations
  • Conference calls
  • Medical examinations
  • Insurance statements

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A Global Network of Legal Industry Experts

We ensure the right talent through a network of technical subject matter experts, certified native-level linguists and specialized legal interpreters

At Acolad, we offer professional legal translation and legal interpretation services provided by experienced, knowledgeable linguists.

Each certified translator has been carefully vetted and has in-depth technical and legal experience, language proficiency and expertise.

No matter what language your clients speak, our legal translators are adept, experienced and professional.

24/7 Responsive Service

Our network of native translators across time zones allows us to deliver any project in record time.

Legal translation projects often have tight deadlines or change unexpectedly, so our team is available 24/7.

Thanks to our team of expert legal translators, we can meet your urgent translation needs, while delivering excellent quality. We efficiently complete even the most complex and urgent projects, and our expert project managers are there to accompany you every step of the way.

We have experience working with law firms, internal legal departments, insurance companies and other legal services firms to provide top-quality legal translations within tight deadlines.

Let’s talk about your case.

Whatever your legal translation needs, Acolad legal experts can help.