Suzanne Deliscar

Suzanne Deliscar
Deliscar Professional Corporation
Lawyer-Linguist
Civil Litigation, Estates & Wills & Trusts, Family, Legal Translation

Suzanne Deliscar, principal of Deliscar Professional Corporation in Brampton, Ont., focuses on matters involving both legal and language issues.

Her practice was created through the combination of her language skills in English, French and Spanish and the practice of law in a variety of areas, including civil litigation, wills and estates, and family law.

She earned her Bachelor of Arts degree in Latin American Studies and History, with a minor in Science, from McMaster University in 2000. She took advanced Spanish during a semester abroad at the Universidad de Chile in 1999.

Ms. Deliscar earned her Bachelor of Laws from the University of Windsor in 2003 and was admitted to the Ontario bar in 2004.

She has extensive experience in the translation of a variety of legal and official documents, and has reviewed, analyzed and abstracted more than 500 Spanish language contracts for a large multinational corporation. She is also experienced in providing document review in French.

Ms. Deliscar is also the developer and presenter of more than 50 popular training webinar programs in the areas of legal translation, official document translation, and marketing for translators and interpreters, lawyers, and fellow lawyer-linguists.

She is the founder of the Lawyer-Linguists Forum, an online community of lawyer-linguists that fosters discussion and exchange in an effort to improve awareness and growth of the profession.

She is a member of the Law Society of Ontario, American Translators Association, International Association of Professional Translators and Interpreters, Proz.com Certified Pro Network – Spanish, English, as well as a member of the Association canadienne des juristes-traducteurs/Canadian Association of Legal Translators, International Child Care (Canada) – board of directors, Ontario Bar Association and the American Bar Association.

Ms. Deliscar has been heavily involved in the community through her international mission work, as well as holding various positions locally, regionally, nationally and internationally within her church community. Ms. Deliscar has also hosted numerous free “Ask the Lawyer” Days in banks, churches, libraries, and other community organizations.

Suzanne Deliscar In The News
Use of customs agents for traffic stop interpretation raises concerns

Police should handle their own language interpretation services rather than calling in border officers for assistance, Brampton lawyer-linguist Suzanne Deliscar tells ... Read more

Webinar explores language of contracts

Brampton lawyer-linguist Suzanne Deliscar will share her insights on the language of contracts with linguists via a webinar program. The Language of Contracts: Reading and ... Read more

Session to focus on wills, powers of attorney, advanced care planning

Join Brampton lawyer-linguist Suzanne Deliscar on Oct. 10 to learn more about wills, powers of attorney, and advanced care planning in Ontario. Deliscar, ... Read more

Multilingual lawyers and interpreters flock to Mexico-U.S. border

A recent mobilization of lawyers and interpreters at the U.S.-Mexico border is a good reminder of the value of multilingual professionals, Brampton lawyer-linguist  Suzanne ... Read more

Deliscar hosts free lunch and learn for entrepreneurs

Brampton lawyer-linguist Suzanne Deliscar will present legal information for Ontario entrepreneurs at an upcoming lunch and learn. On Sept. 27 from 1 p.m. - 3 p.m., ... Read more

Upcoming 'Ask the Lawyer' event to discuss wills, powers of attorney

Brampton lawyer-linguist Suzanne Deliscar will present a free ‘Ask the Lawyer’ day program to explore wills and powers of attorney in Ontario. On Sept. 18 ... Read more

Deliscar presents legal correspondence webinar for linguists

Brampton lawyer-linguist Suzanne Deliscar will share her insights on the language of legal correspondence via a two-hour webinar. Presented in partnership with ... Read more

Call for interpreter to testify sends chill through profession

A call for an interpreter to testify about what happened at the recent closed-door meeting between U.S. President Donald Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin could ... Read more

Webinar series explores language of legal correspondence, contracts

Brampton lawyer-linguist Suzanne Deliscar will share her insights on the language of legal correspondence and contracts with linguists via two webinar programs. The ... Read more

Google translations don't pass U.S. Constitutional muster

Google Translate is not an appropriate way for police to obtain consent for a search, Brampton lawyer-linguist  Suzanne Deliscar  tells  AdvocateDaily.com . A ... Read more

Webinar focuses on filing a certificate of appointment of estate trustee

Brampton lawyer-linguist Suzanne Deliscar will share her insights into filing an application for a certificate of appointment of an estate trustee through an upcoming ... Read more

'Ask the Lawyer' day coming to Guelph

Brampton lawyer-linguist Suzanne Deliscar is offering a free ‘Ask the Lawyer’ day program in Guelph to provide general information on current legal issues. ... Read more

Mississauga 'Ask the Lawyer' event to explore wills, powers of attorney

Brampton lawyer-linguist Suzanne Deliscar will present a free ‘Ask the Lawyer’ day program to share her insights on wills and powers of attorney in Ontario. On ... Read more

Brampton 'Ask the Lawyer' event to explore wills, powers of attorney

Brampton lawyer-linguist Suzanne Deliscar will present a free ‘Ask the Lawyer’ day program to share her insights on wills and powers of attorney in Ontario. ... Read more

Resources for family law cases subject to Hague Convention

Family law litigants serving documents abroad must make sure they do so in compliance with an international convention on the subject, Brampton lawyer-linguist  Suzanne ... Read more

Marketing your practice to ethnic communities or language groups

On May 1, join Brampton lawyer-linguist Suzanne Deliscar for a one-hour webinar aimed at lawyers who wish to market their practices to specific ethnic communities or language ... Read more

'Lawyer Lunch and Learn' explores family law in Ontario

On April 25, join Brampton lawyer-linguist Suzanne Deliscar for a lunch and learn about family law in Ontario. Deliscar, founder of Deliscar Professional Corporation , will ... Read more

Charges stayed after police breach linguistic rights

An Ontario judge’s decision to stay criminal charges against a francophone man because the police failed to serve him in French is a reminder of the importance of linguistic ... Read more

Deliscar presents 'Translating French Contracts' in Gatineau

Brampton lawyer-linguist Suzanne Deliscar is presenting a full-day course in Gatineau, Que., for translators who want to learn how to translate French contracts and expand their ... Read more

‘Ask the Lawyer Day’ to focus on wills and powers of attorney

On April 10, Brampton lawyer-linguist Suzanne Deliscar will present a free ‘Ask the Lawyer’ day program, discussing wills and powers of attorney. Deliscar, ... Read more

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