Areas of expertise

Immigration cases:

From visa applications to asylum requests, I transform Russian texts into English content that can stand the test of scrutiny.

Arbitration proceedings:

My translations accurately capture the nuances of every argument in a broad range of international commercial disagreements.

Human rights:

Judgments, country reports, witness accounts and other documents in support of applications to the European Court of Human Rights.

Personal documents:

Certified translations of passports, certificates, diplomas and other documents for submission to government bodies, including arranging notarisation/apostille

AI projects:

I help MT providers improve their translation output by reviewing output and generating rules to promote better translations.


Having spent years as an analyst in the public sector, I can help clients identify the information they need from large volumes of Russian-language content.


Whether it’s a light-touch quality check or a full rewrite, I review existing translations and identify areas for improvement.


I provide a final pair of eyes for post-editing machine translation output, scanning texts and correcting errors.


Transformation of raw Russian voice output into professionally presented English translations


Accurate translations of documents from criminal and other investigations which allow the facts to be identified swiftly and precisely.

And more:

Media, commercial contracts, banking, finance, insurance, black-letter law, correspondence, expert reports – I regularly translate all these and more


"I regularly use Mark's services in cross-jurisdictional criminal and extradition matters, and I especially appreciate the speed and very high quality of the English translations he provides"

Rebecca Niblock
Partner, Kingsley Napley LLP

“As a specialist legal and financial translation company assisting international law firms on their complex cross-border cases, we really appreciate the quality of the work that Mark has been delivering to us over several years. We are happy to have him on our team and value his expertise and work ethic.”

Katerina Burgess
Director, Eurasian Linguistics

"I have relied on Mark's translations for many years, and they are of the very highest quality"

Sadat Sayeed, 
Barrister, ​Garden Court Chambers