Jasmin Gerwien

Professional Arabic/English Interpreter and Translator

Member of Alberta Court Interpreters Association (ACIA)

I have completed the following type of work when assisting lawyers on divorce/family files, criminal law files, civil & corporate law files, immigration law files, Police Services, and the Law Courts

Criminal Law

Translation and interpretation for:

  • Docket court appearances
  • Trial including direct examinations and cross examinations
  • Summary dispositions or guilty pleas
  • Sentencing hearings
  • Preliminary Inquiry, translation of direct examinations and cross examinations
  • Trial preparations with defence counsel and accused and other witnesses
  • Translations and interpretations of court documents including: terms of probation, terms of judicial interim release(bail), peace bonds, and conditional sentence orders
  • Pre-sentence reports where ordered by the Court

Family Law

Translation and interpretation for:

  • Drafting of family law and divorce documents including: Statement of Claim for Divorce, affidavits, applications, claims, disclosure statements; parenting claims and statements, child support claims and statements, and spousal support claims and statements.
  • Questionings
  • 4 way meetings
  • Meetings with lawyer and client

Civil and Corporate Law

Translation and interpretation for:

  • Questioning
  • Personal injury claims
  • Insurance claims
  • Trade marks and Patent
  • Business Services

Immigration Law

Translation and interpretation for:

  • Immigration and Citizenship files
  • Permanent Residence
  • Refugees and Asylum files
  • Humanitarian and Compassionate Applications
  • Immigration admissibility hearings
  • Detention review process
  • Deportation process
  • Enforcement and violations
  • Business and Investors immigration.
  • Visas, marriage certificate, passports, driver license, birth certificates.

Child and Family Services

Translation and interpretation for:

  • Ministry of Children & Family Development in Victoria, BC
  • Office and home visits with parents and Child & Family Services agents
  • Over the phone interpreting for Children & Family Services in various provinces in Canada.

Police Services

Edmonton Police Services:

  • Police and Detective interrogations and interviews
  • Translation of accused persons Charter rights
  • Police transcribing and translating projects
  • Prison appearances

Victoria Police Services:

  • Police and Detective interrogations and interviews
  • Translation of accused persons Charter rights
  • Prison appearances

Saanich Police Services:

  • Police and Detective interrogations and interviews
  • Regional Domestic Violence Unit
  • Translation of accused persons rights
  • Prison appearances

Court Interpreting

Translation and Interpretation Services for:

  • Court of Queen’s Bench Chambers appearances 
  • Appearances before the Provincial Court of Alberta Criminal and Traffic courts
  • Appearances before Victoria Law Courts
  • Over the telephone interpreting for the Victoria Law Courts
  • Remote interpreting for the United States Court  
  • Over the telephone interpreting for the family court system in the state of Illinois

Pro bono interpretation and translation for the Edmonton Community Legal Centre (ECLC)

Translation and Interpretation for:

  • Immigration Law
  • Family Law    
  • Advice-A-thon 2018 & 2019; A yearly event for (ECLC). 
  • Face to face interpretation
  • Over the telephone interpretation
  • Legal document translation

Jasmin Gerwien

711-11007 Jasper Avenue, North West, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada T5K 0K6

780-887-8133

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