I work with Healthcare and Pharmaceutical companies seeking to market their products in Portugal by providing culturally and linguistically relevant content.

Lets work together

Your message is important.
I’ll put all my knowledge and dedication at your service.
My name is Ana Catarina Lopes and I will be your direct access to Portugal.

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Hire professional translation and editing services and take your project one step further


A professional translator ensures the quality and effectiveness of your message in Portuguese.


When creativity is an essential aspect of your English text, the best option is to recreate it to have the same impact in Portuguese.


If you goal is to adapt your texts to the Portuguese culture (or to a specific region), a translator with a deep knowledge of the country is what you are looking for.


It is always good practice to have your text fully reviewed before publishing it, ensuring your contents are credible and trustworthy.


Are you unsure about the quality of your text or translation? My editing services are the answer to your questions, making sure your message gets through.

Cultural Consultancy

If you wish to expand your business to Portugal, it is vital to check if your brand's name and tagline combine all it takes to be successful.

Fields of expertise

Entrust your texts to a professional translator specialized in these fields.


Promotional texts


Patient Information
Medical Promotion
Clinical Trials


Medical devices

Translation is not a matter of words only;
it is a matter of making intelligible a whole culture.

Antony Burgess

About me

Learn more about me and why I am the Portuguese translator that you cannot do without.

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My passion for languages was born in the southernmost region of Portugal - the Algarve.

Born to an algarvian mother and a father from Minho (northern Portugal), I had the privilege to live in several parts of the country, which provided me with a vast knowledge of the Portuguese language and culture in its diverse regional variants.

Nowadays, this rich personal experience allows me to offer bespoken translation and revision services that are easily adapted to each client’s needs.

My mission is to help you open the door to Portugal, a market full of possibilities. You can count with an exclusive service and a close, constant follow-up on your project from the first contact to the final delivery.

I will be your best ally for European Portuguese translation and revision projects


I will be your best ally for European Portuguese translation and revision projects


Degree in Languages and Translation


Specialized in Portuguese and English


Lived in the United Kingdom from 2004 to 2005


In love with Portugal since 1983


Find out what other clients who have chosen my translation and revision services have to say

Cooperation with Ana Catarina Lopes goes smoothly, she is flexible, replies quickly to enquiry e-mails. Her translations are of very good quality – we always receive positive feedback from our reviewers.

Justyna Zielazna
Project Coordinator, Loc At Heart

I trust all the translation and transcreation work for my clients to ACL translation services. As CEO of a Digital Marketing company that has partners in several fields, I have to assure quality, accuracy and deadlines so that everything works out without any setbacks. This is the only way to achieve the efficiency that our clients expect and demand. ACL translation services is one of those partners and I recommend it 100%.

Nádia Coelho
CEO, Salty Lavender

Ana is always responsive to emails and delivers projects on time. She is a great go-to person if you need a good and reliable translator and reviewer in Portuguese.

Associate Project Manager

I have worked with Ana Catarina on mutual projects since 2010. She has always been extremely professional and punctual in the many projects we shared and has a keen eye for detail. I highly recommend working with her.

Ana Sofia Correia
Medical Translation and Writing

Great professional, and top translator. I strongly recommend her services.

Adelino Dias
Freelancer Translator

Catarina is an excellent professional, very responsive and always eager to go the extra mile and able to deliver the best quality.

María Vitoria Sifre
Hogarth Worldwide

Ana Catarina Lopes had provided several services to my company, PTX. From the translation of our site and the creation of our marketing content, she always revealed a very professional posture preparing all the work in time and with great quality. We definitely recommend her work to anyone who needs this kind of services, for sure it will not regret as the quality she puts in every task is tremendous. Great professional.

Tiago Gago
Personal Training Excellence

It's a pleasure to work with such a professional & friendly translator. Always keeps to deadlines & delivers successful documents.

Juliette Dinh
Adapt Language Services

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