You’ve come to the right place to get documents translated from Japanese. If you’re looking for an interpreter working with Japanese and English, I do that work as well. As a native speaker of American English with a news reporting background and almost 8 years’ experience living and working in Japan, I am in a unique position to offer services in one of the most in-demand language pairs in the world.

When working with me you get

Strong English Writing Skills

I am a native speaker of American English with a print journalism work background.

Long History in Japan

I lived and worked in Japan for almost 8 years and still maintain a professional presence there.

In-House Experience

I have in-house experience translating and interpreting for Square Enix and Honda R&D Americas.

CAT (Computer Aided Translation) Tools

I make extensive use of CAT tools in my work, with programs such as SDL TRADOS Suite 2017 and Déjà Vu X3.

My Clients

Square Enix

*The clients above include work done through agencies.

“Paul has a dedicated, active, and genial presence in the translating community in Japan.”

Stuart Ayre

Contact me for a quote on any Japanese to English translating or interpreting work that you may need.