Who are we?

Our team

Our team comprises a doctor of laws and two experienced linguists, one of whom is a certified translator, fully bilingual in English and German, the other an English native-speaker with many years of professional experience during long-term residence in Germany. Both linguists are members of the German Confederation of Interpreters and Translators (BDÜ).

Dr. Sieghart Viesel
A retired judge and current member of the board of examiners for civil law state examinations, Sieghart has for many years been involved in the teaching and training of young lawyers. He is the team’s legal consultant.

Edward Viesel, M.A., M.Litt.
Edward is a graduate of the universities of Heidelberg and Glasgow, the holder of two translation diplomas and the bearer of an official court seal for authenticating translations. His clients include the European Commission’s Directorate-General for Translation and other EU institutions.

Anna Viesel, M.A.
A graduate of the University of Cambridge in Modern and Mediaeval Languages, Anna has been a freelance translator for many years, focusing on the fields of economics, commerce and law. Her clients include the Directorate-General for Translation of the European Commission, banks, private companies, a notary, the public prosecutor’s office and local authorities. She is authorised by the courts to translate documents in judicial matters and to authenticate the translations.