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Notarial & Legalisation Services

Notarial & Legalisation Services in Reading
and the Thames Valley.

Authenticaticating documents for use overseas.

Notarial & Legalisation Services in Reading & Henley-on-Thames

Friar Street Notaries operates from the offices of Blandy & Blandy LLP, a leading firm of solicitors in Reading and the Thames Valley. Our two qualified notaries (who are also partners and lawyers within the firm) act for a wide range of commercial clients, including public and private companies, multinational organisations and UK subsidiaries, alongside providing notarial services to private individuals

Businesses with dealings overseas will often need documents to be authenticated by a Notary to be accepted by foreign public and legal authorities.

Offering unrivalled coverage and a full range of services, we offer a cost-effective, accessible and flexible service – and can assist with urgent matters at very short notice.

Our notarial services include:
  • Witnessing signatures and certifying due execution of deeds and documents for use abroad.
  • Authenticating the signatures of directors
  • Certificates of good standing for UK companies
  • Certifying facts about companies, including directors and shareholdings
  • Powers of Attorney
  • Taking affidavits, declarations and depositions for use outside the UK
  • Authenticating business documents and transactions
  • Documents to establish a branch office abroad.
  • Commercial documents for worldwide use
  • Assignments of intellectual property rights in foreign jurisdictions
  • Documents relating to foreign property
  • Verifying translations
  • Certifying copy documents

Please see our frequently asked questions page before making an appointment and further information on our services.

We can also handle legalisation requirements, whether at the Foreign & Commonwealth Office or any other relevant embassy/consulate. These can be dealt with quickly using our London agent’s expedited service in cases of urgency. 

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