We deliver versatile, professional and confidential Russian-English language interpretation, as well as effective written translations from Russian into English

Types of venues include: seminars, meetings, conferences,

court appearances, medical settings, both in-person and over-the-phone, and in-country field work.  


Russian Language Services Maine is located in downtown
Portland, Maine. We are available to travel to your site

location, whether local, regional, domestic or international. 

Karin V. Elliot Whitney, President

has been interpreting professionally since 1992

Education and Certification

Certified Medical Interpreter - Russian, National Board, 2013

LANA 100-hour Medical Interpreting Course, Portland, Maine 2007

U.S. Education
Stanford University, BA in Slavic Languages and Literatures, with distinction in Russian, 1988
Stanford University, MA in Russian & East European Studies, 1990
Middlebury Institute of International Studies, MA in Russian Conference Interpretation, 1992 

Overseas Studies

University of Vienna Summer School, Strobl, Austria 1990
Moscow State University, Moscow, Russia, 1988-1989
Pushkin Russian Language Institute, Moscow, Russia, fall 1987
University of Berlin (West), East European Institute, Germany, spring 1986
Stanford in Berlin (West) Overseas Studies Program, Germany, winter 1986

Karin interpreting interview of  Russian an American TV anchors at Channel 13

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Russian Language Services Maine Translation. Russian Language Services Maine Russian Interpretation. Education.

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