My name is Juliette Leeson Burns, owner of JLB Translations

As a sworn translator with a BA (Hons) in Modern Languages and European Studies, an MA in Translation and a professional background spanning over 20 years, I have worked on a wide range of translation projects covering diverse interdisciplinary sectors.

I have had the privilege of collaborating with professionals from various fields, including environmental policy, international development, waste management and economics.

I have also worked as a visiting lecturer on the Specialized Translation Studies Degree course at the Technical University of Applied Sciences in Würzburg, exploring and curating modern subjects for theoretical seminars and practical study sessions.

This cross-sector experience combined with a solid theoretical background equips me with a proficient comprehension of the terminology and concepts prevalent in my fields of specialization, ensuring that your translated content resonates with audiences ranging from engineers and businesses to academics and the general public.


Professional memberships

As a member of internationally recognized professional bodies, I adhere to a strict code of conduct and uphold professional ethics and standards within the translation industry.


As a holder of a Master’s degree in Translation coupled with certification as a court-approved translator, I bring both academic expertise and official recognition to ensure precise and reliable translation services.

Certified, sworn translator under Darmstadt Regional Court

As a sworn translator I abide by the duty of confidentiality under the German Code of Civil Procedure (Zivilprozessordnung) as per § 189 Sec. 4.

MA in Translation from the University of the West of England, Bristol