David Ari Ben-Asher

DABABorn on: 17 September 1964

Nationality: Dutch and American

Professional experience

2006 – Owner DABA vertalingen, Amsterdam
1997 – 2006 Baker & McKenzie, Amsterdam
Translator/Editor
favicon Translating legal documents including pleadings, contracts, notarial deeds, and correspondence
favicon Editing translations into English prepared by the other translators and English documents written by lawyers
favicon Interpreting for clients during the execution of notarial deeds and at court hearings
1996 – 1997 Kluwer Law International, The Hague
Desk Editor
favicon Researching, writing and editing treatises, practice guides and monthly journals for attorneys; reviewing and revising manuscripts for legal, editorial and stylistic accuracy
favicon Translating Dutch texts into English
1992 – 1995 Matthew Bender & Co, Inc.,
New York City
Editor
favicon Researching, writing and editing treatises, practice guides and monthly journals for attorneys; reviewing and revising manuscripts for legal, editorial and stylistic accuracy
favicon Coordinating manuscript production with editorial, indexing and production departments; reviewing and correcting manuscript proofs
favicon Developing, planning and evaluating the content of publications
1991 – 1992 Law Office of Rebecca S. Levine, Esq.,
New York City
Attorney

Education and Licenses

1991 – Admitted to the New York State and US Federal Bars

New York Law School, New York, New York
Juris Doctor Degree, June 1990

Vassar College, Poughkeepsie, New York
Artium Baccalaureus Degree, June 1986
Majors: Psychology and Religion

Languages

English (native language), Dutch (written and spoken fluently), French (lapsed)