New York, NY – June 25, 2015 — Morningside (www.morningtrans.com), a leading provider of professional language solutions to Fortune 500 and top law firms worldwide, recently announced the opening of a new office in Greater London and the acquisition of UK-based translations company, AC Translations (www.actranslations.co.uk). This is Morningside’s second European office, after opening its doors in Hamburg, Germany in 2012. Morningside’s expansion in the European market marks the latest step in the company’s rapid growth and will enable it to deliver high-quality, convenient, translation services to clients across the UK.
Since it was founded in 1979, UK-based translations company, AC Translations team of highly skilled, in-house technical linguists has served clients across diverse industry sectors, ranging from legal to life sciences, and firmly established itself as a leading patent translation and technical translation services provider in the UK. Morningside and AC Translations share expertise and a proven track record of successfully completing complex translation projects in such areas as Intellectual Property, Legal, Medical, Pharmaceutical, and Corporate.
“We are thrilled to open a new location in Greater London where we currently serve many legal and corporate clients,” said Athena Papanicolaou, Morningside Translations’ CEO. “We look forward to offering expanded services to our clients with a global presence and helping them effectively communicate their message to a worldwide audience.”
Following on the heels of opening regional offices in San Francisco, Hamburg and Jerusalem, the new London office was established in response to heightened demand for translation and localization services in the UK, where companies increasingly require legal, technical, HR and website translation services to do business in the global marketplace.
“London is not only a financial capital; it’s also a technology hub and headquarters to four of the six biggest law firms in the world,” said Papanicolaou. “London is a city that does business 24 hours a day, just like New York. London was the natural next step for us.”
Morningside is a global translation company headquartered in New York City with offices in Hamburg, London and Jerusalem. Morningside provides translation services into more than 200 languages and offers a full suite of language and multimedia services. Fully ISO 9001 and 13485-certified, Morningside specializes in legal, patent, and life sciences translation services. For more information, please visit our website at www.morningtrans.com.