Cathy Eberst



Originally from the UK, Cathy Eberst ( has been living in Japan since 1998. She started freelancing in 2001 and incorporated in 2009 (Orian) ( She specializes in legal documents and is a member of the JATLAW steering committee. Cathy lived in Oita, Ishigaki and  Osaka before settling in Tokyo. When not translating, she enjoys drinking Japanese sake, nagging her two teenagers, and thinking of ways to be more productive so that she has more time to drink sake and nag her teenagers!