David L. Lauman - Biography


Since 2006, David has focused mainly on spoken Spanish translation (i.e. interpreting).  He has thousands of hours of experience as an interpreter at international conferences, seminars, meetings, depositions, civil hearings, mediations, independent medical examinations, medical appointments, examinations under oath, interviews and attorney-client meetings.

Education and Certifications

David graduated from the Middlebury Institute of International Studies in 2005 with an M.A. in Translation and Interpretation. He holds Spanish court interpreter certifications from the Administrative Office of the United States Courts and the Colorado Judicial Department. He is also an American Translators Association-certified translator. David completed his B.A. in Latin American Studies at the National Autonomous University of Mexico in Mexico City in 2001. During most of his nearly 13-year residence in Mexico, he worked full-time as a teacher and consultant.

Community Involvement

David regularly volunteers as an interpreter at Legal Nights, a bi-monthly event organized by the Colorado Lawyers Committee and the Centro San Juan Diego.