Maryse Khalil-Wasfy

Translator Revisor, Legal Translation


Maryse specializes in the translation of financial and securities documents including prospectuses, management information circulars, annual information forms and other continuous disclosure documents, as well as in the translation of class action related documents. She is responsible for the translation of regulatory documents pertaining to the securities industry, especially the rules and regulations of organizations.

Maryse is fluent in German and Arabic, and occasionally assists with German-language files for various groups within the firm.

Prior to joining BLG, Maryse translated legal, financial and banking documents, notably for self-regulating bodies in various sectors. She has translated and revised Arabic-language documents for the Government of Canada and school text books for certain publishing firms. Before becoming a translator, Maryse was a practicing lawyer in Alexandria, Egypt.

Beyond our Walls

Professional Involvement

  • Member, Canadian Association of Legal Translators

Community Involvement

  • Member of the Board of Directors, Ensemble Telemann
  • Volunteer, BLG Reads to Kids


  • Bar of Alexandria, 1978
  • Certificate in Translation, McGill University, 1992
  • Licentiate in Laws, University of Alexandria Egypt, 1976