USLawEssentials Law & Language
Multilingual Lawyer: Maria Garay

Episode 32

The USLawEssentials Law & Language Podcast continues its series of interviews with multilingual lawyers. In this episode, Stephen Horowitz interviews Maria Garay, a tax associate in the New York office of the prestigious Fried Frank law firm.  

Maria, originally from Spain, speaks multiple languages, including English and Italian. She earned her LLM from New York University and prior to Fried Frank worked at EY and the international law firm, Clifford Chance.

In this podcast we learn more about Maria’s exciting career path and the challenges and rewards of working on tax matters – – one of the most dynamic fields any attorney can undertake. We also learn about the special challenges of translating tax terms – – which are often befuddling for even native speakers.

This is a really engaging and high-energy interview with an extraordinary guest.

And for our listeners  – – how often do you dream in English? Can you do math in English? You’ll learn Maria’s answers to these questions and a whole lot more in this episode. 

Maria’s LinkedIn profile is here:

 Her Fried Frank listing is here: