What is a Notary Public?

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A Notary Public is an Officer constituted by law to serve in non contentious business matters usually concerning Foreign or International business. A Notary Public is empowered by law and custom and usage through the ages to: Administer Oaths, Attest Signatures, Authenticate Documents, Give Notarial Acts, Take Affidavits (other than for the Courts in Ireland), Take Affirmations and Declarations, Draw up Powers of Attorney and other legal documents – customarily prepared by Notaries Public, Receive and Make Protests under Mercantile law and issue Notarial Certificates.