Team of Court Certified Chinese Interpreters
John Hou - Mandarin Certified Court Interpreter, Anchorman and Broadcaster in New York City, New York

John is a Mandarin certified court interpreter in New York City, New York.  Aside from providing legal translation and interpretation services, he has been an anchorman and a broadcaster as well. He has had experiences working for New York State Unified Courts, US Federal Courts, US Department of Homeland Security, and New York State Department of Education. Please see his resume below.

John's Resume

EDUCATION

University at Buffalo, State University of New York B.A Degree

Majors: Legal Studies, Social Sciences Interdisciplinary
Asian Studies, College of Arts and Sciences
Minors: Linguistics, Department of Informatics
Theater and Dance, Dept. of Theater and Dance

CERTIFICATIONS /RELEVANT COURSES

• Certified NYS Unified Courts Interpreter;
• Licensed NYS School Teacher;
• Licensed in operating the paralegal profession within NYS;

SPECIAL SKILLS
• Fluent in Mandarin Chinese,
• Knowledgeable in Japanese & Korean;
• Complete Computer skills

PROFESSIONAL WORKING EXPERIENCES

• Sinovision- US TV Station(current)
Anchorman for Nightly News;
• N.Y. S. Unified Courts;(current);
Certified Professional Court Interpreter
• US Federal Courts(current);
Registered professional court interpreter
• US Department of Homeland Security;(current)
Interpreter
• NYS Department of Education(current);
Licensed NYS school teacher.
• Caesar & Napoli;(current)
Paralegal
• Law Offices of Peter D. Lobel;
September 2006~current H1B and Political Asylum.
• Law Offices of Gleit and Fair;
Paralegal January of 2005 to August of 2006
Assistied attorneys establishing and preparing cases, managed case-developments and client-interactions. Mainly handled cases in categories of I-140, I-365 and other immigration related applications.

INTERNSHIPS & SEASONAL WORKING EXPERIENCES

• United Nation New York, NY
Translator, Broadcaster May 1998 to May 2000
• Department of Homeland Security , Immigration and Naturalization Services New York, NY
Translator and Office Assistant May 2000 to September 2004
• Asia Society New York, NY
Translator, Cultural Liaison and Office Assistant in the summer vacations from 1998 to 2000
• China Radio International
TV and Radio Programmer and Show Host in summer vacations from 1996 to Present
• YMCA New York, NY
Life Guard and Swimming Instructor in the summer vacations from 2002 to Present

Reference: Available upon request.