The Lacrosse Team

Successful language services for business requires a team approach. At Lacrosse our team includes account managers to understand your business and your needs, project managers to choose the right translators, specialists, verifiers and document engineers to get your projects delivered on time and on budget.

Translation and other language services for clients in Poland, Germany and the UK

Lacrosse has the competitive advantage in translation for three markets: UK and Ireland, DACH countries and Poland. Our edge in these three cultures stems from our understanding of these markets, our experience, our knowledge, and the backgrounds and linguistic abilities of our team’s key members. Hence our main focus is translation into and out of English, German and Polish, paired with all European languages.

Lawrence Fahrenholz

Lawrence Fahrenholz CEO is responsible for decision-making and the overall strategic direction of the company. Lawrence managed the translation department at a major international law firm before co-founding Lacrosse in 1998 having previously taught at Nowy Sącz Business School. A native of St Andrews, Scotland, he holds a first in history from Glasgow University and an M.Phil in international relations from Cambridge University.

Stephen Swinney

Stephen Swinney has recently joined the senior management team and brings with him over 30 years of experience in developing and leading professional services firms, in a number of geographies. He is responsible for setting the direction of the business and ensuring that our continued growth is secured on a solid foundation.

Warsaw translation office

Head office, Warsaw, Poland

The main sales and project management office for Lacrosse projects worldwide is in Warsaw in the courtyard of the German Historical Institute, on al. Ujazdowskie 39/5, in the heart of the city. Our team speaks Polish, English and German.

Please contact your account manager tel: +48 22 581 38 60 or write to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or use the contact form.

Frankfurt translation office

German Office

We currently have an in-house team of specialists managing our German work for clients in top-tier law firms, consulting firms and leading DAX-listed companies.

FRANKFURT, Lighttower 15th and 16th Floor, Hanauer Landstr. 126-128 Frankfurt 60314 This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Glasgow translation office

UK Representation

Since 2015, Lacrosse has been represented in the UK. We have several UK-based clients with an international profile for whom we perform translations of legal texts or materials required for their operations in a number of language pairs.

For enquiries about our translation services for UK businesses, please contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

What you don’t see on a piece of paper – successful translation is a team effort

Production team

At Lacrosse the overall customer experience is paramount. A positive customer experience is ensured by good communication and cooperation between everyone involved -- the account manager, project manager, and the team of translators, revisers, proofreaders, and IT support. Close co-operation between account managers and our admin and accounting personnel simplifies the process of invoicing and collection.
The Lacrosse production team is responsible for delivering measurable quality to our clients. The success parameters we use are determined for each project in consultation with the client. The purpose of the translation(s), languages required, turnarounds, as well as specific data security and non-disclosure requirements, are all taken into consideration. Our production team comprises project managers and other specialists who advise on language and manage our translating capacity. Our head of production consults regularly with the account management team to ensure client expectations are understood and can be met.

Sales team

Lacrosse’s front office in Warsaw is ready to help you with enquiries in English and Polish and German . Taking a consultative approach, our account managers will discuss your project and requirements, and give you a quick indication of all costs involved. Please phone (Polish, English or German all understood by our front office) or click… Please email: in English, Polish or German to link Or use our simple contact form (link) See more details

Environment

The environment at Lacrosse which ensures the smooth-running of our business and gives you with peace of mind.

Our IT support engineers maintain our systems which provide enhanced data security and accessibility, and ensure that our translators are trained to work using our productivity tools.

Our internal verifiers are responsible for Quality Assurance Management (exercising continual control over the quality of processes, using professional Quality Assurance tools); Terminology management: developing glossaries and client-specific term bases, translation memories and their on-going maintenance/

Our administrative staff ensures that your billing information is correct, clear and up to date, and that you’re invoiced on a timely basis.

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