Dorothee Uí Cheallaigh is the main translator at Cape Clear Island Language Services (Ionad Foghlama Chléire). She holds an M.A. in Celtic Philology from Aberdeen University and a Ph.D. in Modern Irish Language and Literature from National University of Ireland (University College, Cork). She lives with her family on the Gaeltacht of Cape Clear Island in SW Ireland. She has been working as a professional translator for national and international clients since 2003. When needed she works hand in hand with other professional translators who live in other parts of Ireland.