Professional Translator and Bachelor of Laws

Julie was born in Much Hadham, Hertfordshire in 1962. She has an LL.B from University College, London and lived in Sweden from 1983 until 2005. She has been working as a translator since the mid 1990s.

Julie and Magnus have been married since 1984. They have three bilingual children and a half-Danish rough collie!


  • 1973-1978 Margaret Dane School, Bishops Stortford, UK
  • 1978-1980 Sixth Form, Margaret Dane School - A Levels: English (A), French (A), History (B)
  • 1980-1983 University College London, Bachelor of Laws degree
  • 1984-1986 English Home Language Teacher, Sweden
  • 1986-1991 Various jobs, Sweden
  • 1991-2005 Nursing, Sweden
  • 1995-2005 AngliaTech (S), translation: legal documents, agreements, tourist information, etc.
  • 2005-present JM Text Ltd, family translation business, Rickmansworth/Penryn

Words of Wisdom

We make a living by what we get, we make a life by what we give.

Winston Churchill