Translation Services

Shanghai Linguist leads the industry in providing accurate, high-quality language translation services in over 150 languages. Headquartered in New York with a certified global team of 8,000+ linguists and subject matter experts (SMEs), Shanghai Linguist helps corporations, law firms, and government agencies communicate and succeed in the global marketplace. Our expertise in country-specific regulations, global compliance and dozens of technical fields and practice areas sets us apart from other translation companies. Find out why the Fortune 500, AmLaw 200 and leading global brands rely on Shanghai Linguist for their translation services needs.

Interpretation Services

Shanghai Linguist provides high-level interpretation services for legal, corporate, medical, and government settings in 150 languages. Whether you require on-site or over-the-phone interpretation (OPI), Shanghai Linguist provides qualified interpreters to help you communicate with ease. With an extensive network of over 8,000 professional interpreters, Shanghai Linguist can quickly deliver consecutive and simultaneous interpretation to locations worldwide, in a broad range of subjects and technical fields. We select the best-suited interpreter for each client engagement—and ensure that our linguists arrive on-time, professionally attired, and prepared to provide the highest level of service.

Localization Services

Localization (also known as “L10n”) is the process of adapting a product, document or website linguistically and culturally for the target market. Translation is just the first step in the localization process which may also include: Adapting design (including graphical elements) for target markets Layout to fit translated text Addressing local regulations and legal requirements Customizing content so that it resonates with the target markets Converting to local requirements (such as currencies and units of measure) Using proper local formats for dates, addresses, and phone numbers.

Why Us?

We know languages and their subtle nuances, and the different worlds they create between different countries and cultures.


A full suite of translation services in over 150 languages and dialects. Our global network of 8,000+ translators (including in-country linguists) are experts in dozens of technical fields and subject areas.


Our secure, web-based platforms allow clients to request quotes, place orders and track projects online 24/7. You can download files, generate reports and view previous projects. All this and more with the click of a button.


Our quality management system is ISO 9001, ISO 13485, & ISO 17100 certified. Our commitment to quality spans every stage of the project lifecycle, from initial request through on-time delivery.


Our ISMS is now ISO 27001:2013 certified. We offer industry-leading translation memory tools for greater consistency and faster turnarounds. From cloud-based platforms to customized machine translation, we've got you covered.

Our Advantage Industries

Apart from language, we know more about your field of business.