Cristina Stamatescu Solicitors incorporated by Ferrys Solicitors
Cristina Stamatescu - Practising Solicitor, Notary Public and Commissioner for Oaths
A notary public is a public officer who serves the public in non-contentious matters usually concerned with foreign or international business.
What do notaries public do?
Notaries certify the execution in their presence of a deed, a contract or other writing.
They can also verify some act or thing done in their presence. Among the things they do are:
Witnessing and proving signatures to documents
Taking affidavits (other than for the courts in Ireland)
Drawing up Powers of Attorney and other legal documents customarily prepared by notaries public
When am I likely to need the services of a notary public?
You are most likely to require a notary where you have to send papers or documents to a foreign jurisdiction.
You may require the services of a notary in relation to:
Foreign adoption papers
Affidavits for use in foreign courts
Copies of State documents for use abroad
Powers of Attorney