Korean TranslatorㆍSteven S. Bammel, Korean to English

korean technical translator

Steven Bammel (스티븐 밤멜)

Technical Korean TranslatorㆍKorean to English

금융/사업 분야 번역가ㆍ한→영 번역 전문

BBA, Economics (USA)
MS, Management Strategy (Korea)

경제학 학사 취득 (미국)
경영전략 석사 취득 (한국)

Reliable, confidential, fast, and accurate technical Korean translation

20+ years in Korea working in the business and translation fields

Helping you fully understand and communicate critical Korean information at every stage of the investment, business, and legal processes

높은 신뢰를 받는 전문가의 신뢰할 수 있고, 비밀이 보장되며, 신속하고 정확한 번역

한국에서 비즈니스 및 번역 분야에서 20년 이상 종사

투자/비즈니스 절차의 모든 하나 하나의 단계에서 대단히 중요한 한국의 정보를 완전하게 전달하는 데 도움을 드립니다

“… [Steven], you have the best Korean-reading skills among non-native translators I’ve ever seen, and you are even better than native Korean translators in your fields.…”

Kim Dol – Seoul, Korea

“… 밤멜 씨의 한국어 독해 능력은 제가 본 비원어민 번역가들 중 최고 수준이며, 최소한 그의 주력 분야에서만큼은 한국어 원어민 번역가들보다도 뛰어납니다… “

김 돌 – 대한민국 서울

Korean subject domains for technical Korean translation

Financial Korean translation

  • Financial statements and annual reports; auditor reports
  • Market reports, financial analyses and market development updates in the Korean financial press
  • Investor briefs and presentations, investment prospectuses and other investment-related promotional materials

Legal Korean translation

  • Legal contracts and agreements (such as leases, IP protection agreements, supplier/contractor agreements)
  • Legal briefs, claims and complaints; court judgments and arbitration awards
  • Laws, presidential decrees, government regulations and ordinances; regulatory and public notices and other legislative information pertaining to international trade and finance
  • Patents, utility models and designs, copyrights, layouts, documented know-how and other intangible information; academic articles related to corporate IP and research; asset appraisals

Korean business translation

  • Employee newsletters and bulletins; letters to clients and customers
  • Corporate correspondence and miscellaneous internal materials (including emails, spreadsheets, diagrams and reports)
  • Corporate media (including social media postings and blogs); articles in the business and financial press; press releases
  • Business-related recordings of all types, both in video and audio formats
  • Official corporate and personal registrations; import/export certificates; bank statements and business receipts; whistle-blower reports; academic and professional degrees and certifications
  • Product information and user guides; product labeling and approvals
  • RFP/RFQs; business proposals and presentations
  • Surveys and questionnaires for Korean clients, partners, and other users
  • Corporate ethics manuals and whistle-blower reports
  • Korean business cards

Korean academic and scientific translation

  • Journal articles and other scientific research reports
  • Korean masters theses and doctoral dissertations

Korean medical translation

  • Korean medical records for individuals and medical research
  • Medical insurance claim documentation for medical services received in Korea, adjuster reports
  • Documentation for clinical trials in Korea
  • Marketing materials and product documentation for pharmaceutical products

Korean personal document translation

  • Official Korean translations for immigration, including Korean birth certificates and other family documents and Korean police reports
  • Korean support documentation for other civil matters: Korean driver’s licenses, educational certificates and financial documents for loans and other purposes
  • Personal letters


  • Expert Korean translator based in the US and President of Korean Consulting & Translation Service, Inc.
  • BA in Economics from the University of Texas at Arlington (1993)
  • MS in Management Strategy from Hanyang University in Korea (2012)
  • PhD candidate in Management Strategy from Hanyang University in Korea (estimated graduation: 2020)
  • Former in-house technical Korean translator/editor for Korean multinational corporation (LG International; 1994-1999)
  • Foreign Direct Investment Advisor to the Gyeonggi Province Government (2010-2012)
  • Creator and administrator of Korea Business Central (www.KoreaBusinessCentral.com; 2009-2014)
  • Co-Founder at Metis Financial Outsourcing, Inc. (2003-2009)
  • Certified at the highest level in Korean proficiency (TOPIK) and Korean-to-English translation (Korean Society of Translators)
  • Co-author (including 1st authorship) of Korean-language economic research published in Korean academic journals


  • 미국 텍사스주립대(University of Texas at Arlington) Technical Writing Certificate Program (Technical Writing Introduction 및 Technical Editing 수료) (2016년)
  • 한양대학교 대학원 경영학과 경영전략 석사 취득 (2011년)
  • 미국 텍사스주립대(University of Texas at Arlington) 경제학과 졸업 (1993년)

사업 및 업무 경력

  • Korean Consulting & Translation Service, Inc, CEO and Expert Korean Translator (1999년~현재)
  • Korea Business Central(www.KoreaBusinessCentral.com) 대표 (2009~2014년)
  • 경기도 도청 소속 외국인 투자 자문관 (2010~2012년)
  • Metis Financial Outsourcing, Inc. 대표 (2003~2009년)
  • LG 상사, 무역업무 지원관 (1994~1999년)


  • 한국번역가협희 주관 한영번역능력시험 최고등급 인증 (2011년)
  • 교육부 국립국제교육원 주관 한국어 능력시험 최고등급 인증 (2011년)
  • 미국 번역가 협회(American Translators Association) 회원 (2000년부터)


  • High-quality translation of Korean documents into clear and accurate English
  • Technical Korean translation from English to Korean with rigorous and documented quality-assurance processes
  • Terminology design and management for bilingual publication
  • Special US-based, expert Korean translator support for ongoing business correspondence and legal matters
  • Sight translation, draft translation and summary translation for higher volume at lower cost
  • Transcription and translation of video and audio
  • Business-related cultural and linguistic analysis and consulting
  • Korean news monitoring and reporting
  • Korean business referrals and connections
  • General Korean business research and investigation
  • On-site Korean business and language support
  • Other client-defined services related to business, financial and legal issues in Korea


  • 기업 연차보고서 (재무제표, 주석, 감사 의견 등)
  • 마케팅 자료
  • 견적요청서 및 제안요청서
  • 비즈니스 사례 연구서
  • 은행 거래 내역서
  • 보험 조정 보고서
  • 각종 비즈니스 서류, 이메일, 영수증
  • 법률 문서 (각종 법규, 임대차계약서, 업무계약서, 지적재산권 보호계약서, 법적 소송서류 등)
  • 특허 명세서 (바이오, 전자, 기계, 화학 분야)
  • 임상시험계획서, 의료 기록서
  • 비디오 대본, 온라인 게임 대본
  • 신문기사, 설문조사서
  • 각종 학술논문, 학위, 전문 자격증
  • 제품 성분 리스트
  • 내부고발자 보고서
  • 호적등본, 개인 서신