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Is it possblble for an English solicitor to witness my signature

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Is it possblble for an English solicitor to witness my signature on an agreement of sale for my French property? The Notaire in France will draw up the agreement and will forward it to me as I am not well enough to travel to France. The document is called Comme promis du Vente.
Submitted: 3 years ago.
Category: Law
Expert:  Ash replied 3 years ago.

Alex Watts :

Hello my name is XXXXX XXXXX I will help you with this. Please note that I am a working Solicitor and may be on and offline as I have to attend Court and meet with clients, even at weekends. As such you may not get an instant response when you reply, but rest assured I will be giving your question my immediate attention upon return You do not need to wait here as you will get an email when I reply.

Alex Watts :

Unless they object in France then yes this is ok.

Alex Watts :

There is no reason why a UK Solicitor can't witness it.

Alex Watts :

After all they are a professional and in the legal profession

Alex Watts :

Can I clarify anything for you about this today please?

Customer:

Thank you that has put my mind at rest.

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