IKF Translations – Ilse Katharina Freiburg

Translator and interpreter, English - German, German - English, state-examined, BDÜ, MITI

“Only language forms the world intellectually”

- Karl Vossler (1872 – 1949)

Welcome to my Website!

I live and work as a translator/interpreter in the Rhine-Main area. My office is in Rossdorf which is 8 km east of Darmstadt. If you need a translation or interpreting from German into English or vice versa, for authentication at the notary for a purchase agreement or marriage contract, etc. for instance, please call me on: +49-6154-6089115,
or send an e-mail to:
If you require a certified translation of a document, you may meet me in person in my office having arranged an appointment or you simply scan your document and send me well readable pdf-file via e-mail:


About me

I regard translating and interpreting as more than merely a job. Cross-cultural competence and my professional and technical priorities form an integral part of my professional and personal routine.

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My qualifications and key subjects

As an interpreter I work for the police and courts in the Rhine-Mine area, municipal authorities (registry, youth office, foreign office, etc.), lawyers, notaries, companies and individuals.

My professional focus for translation work is on legal texts of any kind (contracts, court documents, official documents, etc.), HR documentation and corporate questionnaires.

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Quality Assurance

English and German colleagues and qualified experts (also lawyers, IT-specialists, psychologists, and literature translators) in my respective areas help me to assure excellent quality by means of their expertise.

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Translation Memories

In order to ensure the quality of my translations technically, I use state-of-the art Translation Memory tools, such as: SDL Trados Studio 2021, ABBYFineReader and up-to-date antivirus software.

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My customer base encompasses courts, notaries and lawyers in the Rhine-Main area (Darmstadt, Frankfurt am Main, Wiesbaden, Mainz and Aschaffenburg) and in English speaking countries, direct customers in trade and industry, agencies and private clients.

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My fees are based on the work/job you requested, such as technical translation, (certified) document, proof-reading or revising a text. Once you have specified your needs, I will provide you with a binding offer.

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IKF Translations - Ilse Freiburg

State-examined and sworn translator/interpreter
for German - English, English - German

Bluetenweg 33
D-64380 Darmstadt / Rossdorf

Phone: +49 (0) 6154-6089115
Mobile: +49 (0) 171 5750158