Team of Court Certified Chinese Interpreters
Nathan - Chinese Translator and Certified Court Interpreter in Los Angeles

Nathan is a certified court interpreter for Mandarin and Cantonese and a Chinese translator based in Los Angeles.

Please see below for his resume.


Professional Summary
Specialized in court interpretation and translation. Interpreted for civil litigation, workers’ compensation, criminal trials, business meetings, and science& technology conferences. Translated contracts, advertisements, transcripts, certificates, and technical & literary works. Education backgrounds in philosophy, religious studies, psychology, classical music, legal studies and international human rights.
Core Qualifications
Court Interpretation & Translation
Medical Interpretation & Translation
Philosophy of Religion
Classical Music Analysis
Video Game Translation
Undergraduate: Liberal Studies and Philosophy, 2009-2013
Park University - Parkville, MO, U.S.A
magna cum laude

Graduate Department of Philosophy, 2013-2014
University of Oklahoma -- Norman, OK U.S.A

Professional Certifications
Federal Court Approved Mandarin & Cantonese Interpreter (#301783)
United States District Court, Central District of California

Certificate of California Court Interpreter: Cantonese (#301783)
Judicial Council of California
Los Angeles, Riverside, Orange, CA

ATA Certified English-Chinese Translator (#530218)
American Translators Association

Administrative Hearing and Medical Interpreter 
State of California
Certificate of Legal Interpretation, 2014
UCLA -Los Angeles, CA, U.S.A
Honor:Earned with Distinction


Notable Interpreting & Translating Experience

Tax and Real Estate: Provided comprehensive translation and proofreading services that contains 50 pages of Tax Withholding Statements (Republic of China and Hong Kong) and its verifications.
Juvenile Court:  THE PEOPLE V. RONNAE . Provided simultaneous interpretation for the witness stand throughout the trial.
Federal Criminal Court: Interpreted in a criminal trial for a defendant who was accused of assault on an international flight from Guangzhou to Los Angeles
Federal Criminal Court: Interpreted simultaneously for a sentencing proceeding in the District Court in San Diego; the defendant was accused of distributing false Apple products.
Federal & State: Interpreted in the deposition of Shangai Chanson Trading Co. v. Lusida Rubber Products.
Real Estate: Provided translation and video subtitling services for a client in a real estate dispute (San Marino, CA) where a 30-minute video clip is translated and subtitled as a part of the evidence.
Real Estate: Provided translation and proofreading services for a client’s use in the Vanuatu Court over a real estate dispute where a 1-hour long audio clip is translated and proofread as a part of the evidence.
Religious Literature: Provided partial translations of the book The Word as Manifested in the Flesh Volume II from Kingdom Salvation Organization website.
Environmental Science: Provided simultaneous interpretation and translation for the US-China Green Ports and Vessels Initiative Workshop for US EPA and China’s MEP.
Business: Provided translation service of the Yuhualong Corporation Group’s (People’s Republic of China) webpages for verification of ownership.
Business: Provided consecutive, simultaneous, and sight interpreting services for the dispute of the ownership of the trademark Tamashii Ramen (Richmond, CA).
Architecture & Engineering:  Provided simultaneous interpreting service for the meeting (Phoenix, AZ) between Dignity Health, HKS, BOE, and CEEDI for their international cooperation for building a new hospital in Hefei, China.
Academic: Provided translation and interpreting services for University of California, Irvine in Identifying students’ academic honesty.
Academic: Provided simultaneous and consecutive interpretation for University of California, Los Angeles for their lectures on Political Science and Economics to visiting MBA students from Fudan University.
Administrative: Provided simultaneous interpreting service to SEIU ULTCW, a labor union training in which the benefits of unionized workers are explained to the Chinese-speaking  employees.
Administrative: Provided simultaneous interpreting service for Metro Transportation Authority for their Measure M public hearing.
Administrative: Provided simultaneous interpreting service for Los Angeles Unified School District Office of the Independent Monitor.
Governmental/Business: Provided simultaneous and consecutive interpreting for 2016 Yancheng Jiangsu-Los Angeles Coastal Development &Industrial Investment Symposium.
A case about workplace racial discrimination filed in the Superior Court of California, Burbank. Provided simultaneous, consecutive, and sight interpreting services for entire trial.
A high profile case involving medical malpractice and wrongful death filed in the Superior Court of California, Santa Ana. Provided simultaneous, consecutive, and sight interpreting services for part of the trial.
Civil Litigation: CHEN VS. CITY OF MONTEREY PARK, et al.
A high profile case involving two fire trucks colliding in business area causing numerous damages and injury. Provided simultaneous, consecutive, and sight interpreting services for part of the case.
Criminal Trial : THE PEOPLE VS. ZHANG, et al.
A case involving illegal fishing and environmental law violations in the City of Santa Barbara .Provided simultaneous interpreting for the entire duration of this case for all six defendants.
Criminal Trial: THE PEOPLE VS. LI
A case involving alleged prostitution and unlawful practice of massage in the City of Simi Valley. Provided simultaneous interpreting for the entire duration of the case.
Criminal Trial: THE PEOPLE VS. CHEUNG, et al.
A case involving illegal cultivation of marijuana and theft of electricity in the City of Victorville. Provided simultaneous interpreting for the entire duration of the case for all four defendants.

San Bernardino Superior Court, Contract Interpreter,
Santa Barbara Superior Court, Contract Interpreter,
Juvenile Courthouse Oxnard, Ventura County, Contract Interpreter
Office of Court Interpreter Services of Massachusetts, Contract Interpreter,
University of California, Irvine.
Consortium for Children
Carmazzi Global Solutions
Ko Martin Certified Interpreters
Helen S. Ruiz Interpreting Services
Access Multilingual Services, Inc.
Trusted Translations, Inc.
Translation 2000
One Call Care Management
Cal Interpreting & Translations
Cadence, Beijing
Certified Interpreters of California
Esquire Deposition Solutions, LLC
SBD Solutions, Inc
Allied Interpreting Service Inc.
Legal Language Services
Professional Interpreting, LLC
Abacus Consulting Services
Joyce Altman Interpreters
All Language Interpreting & Translating
KERN Global Language Services
Language Bank @ The Northern Nevada International Center
Favela & Associates. LLC.
E-litigation LLC.
Serrano Interpreting
BGH Interpreting
Hines Reporters
Links Translation Service
Reliable Translation
Q&A Interpreting
Excel Translation
Exel Interpreting
Previous Experience
Teacher's Assistant & Interpreter
August 2008 to June 2009
No. 20 Middle School of Zhanjiang - Zhanjiang, Guangdong

Student Tutor (for Philosophy, Psychology, Mathematics, and Chinese)
October 2010 to October 2011
Park University - Parkville, MO

Sales Representative
September 2010 to May 2011
Legal Shield - Kansas City, MO

Technical Support-Nurse of Ophthalmology
Oct 2014 to Oct 2015
Retina Consultants of Los Angeles Glendale,CA

Additional Education

Verified Certificate of Completion, International Human Rights Law
Université Catholique de Louvain -EDX Initiative
Prof. Olivier De Schutter

Verified Certificate of Completion, Contract Laws
HarvardX-EDX Initiative
Prof. Charles Fried

Certification Commission for Health Care Interpreters Training
Medical Interpreting Training School


Professional Affiliations

American Translators Association A.T.A
Voting Member

American Philosophical Association A.P.A
Active Member