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American Constitutional Law for Translators – An Overview
Sat, Aug 15, 2020 – 12 pm US Central Time
This session will focus on the following topics related to the American Supreme Court:
- The US history
- The American Constitution
- American Constitutional Law – sources
- The U.S. Supreme Court
- Landmark cases
Moderated by Barbara Mendes, PLD Administrator
This event will be held for PLD members only.
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ABOUT THE SPEAKER
Partner, Uncomplicating Legal English
Bruna Marchi is a Brazilian lawyer, specialist in legal English as a foreign language, founding partner and pedagogical director at Descomplicando o Inglês Jurídico. Operating out of her native Brazil, Bruna is a lawyer with a postgraduate qualification in English<>Portuguese conference interpreting from the Catholic University of Sao Paulo. She has a university extension course qualification in American law from Fordham University. This course is designed specifically for foreign-trained attorneys. She also has a graduate degree in criminal law and criminal procedure law. As a founding partner at Descomplicando o Inglês Jurídico, she is also the creator of Descomplicando o Inglês Jurídico’s YouTube channel and teaches legal English as a foreign language, and comparative law. In addition, she develops courses in legal English as a foreign language for judges and prosecutors in Brazil at the Educere Institute in Brasília and is a professor in the legal English university extension course at the Catholic University of Sao Paulo.