UCSD Anthropology Department  

Tzotzil interpreter


John B. Haviland, Distinguished Research Professor of Anthropology at UCSD, is a Tzotzil (Tsotsil, Tzotsil) interpreter for courtroom and other legal and health proceedings. He is certified as an interpreter for Dept. of Jusice, Homeland Security, and immigration purposes by SOSI, and is a professionally (language) qualified interpreter in various Federal and State Court districts. He works as interpreter, translator, and expert witness in cases involving speakers of Mayan Indian languages from Chiapas and other parts of Mexico.

For inquiries about Tzotzil translation and interpreting, or about expert testimony, please send e-mail to johnh "at" reed.edu, or telephone +1 (760)634-6609.