Denver County Court

Interpreters

ROLES AND RESPONSIBILITY OF INTERPRETER

Denver County Court is committed to justice. Providing equal access to justice is the role of the court interpreter, whose duty it is to act as a medium between the Court and anyone who needs language assistance. The Court is staffed with 3 full-time interpreters who together with several contract interpreters serve the Court and public by providing access to justice in over 50 languages.

Interpreters must provide complete and accurate interpretation or sight interpretation without altering, omitting, or adding anything to what is stated or written. Interpreters cannot give legal advice.

Interpreters must follow the Colorado Judicial Department’s Code of Professional Responsibility.

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