John Martin Wood Retirement

With effect from 30 September 2020 I will be retiring from my Notary Practice.

Anyone seeking the services of a Notary Public can GOOGLE "Find a notary near me" and scroll down to use the Notaries Society or the Faculty Office web sites

Notarial Services

Document authentication, witnessing signatures & Affidavits

What is a Notary Public?

A Notary is a lawyer who is specifically qualified to verify legal documents creating or affecting rights, duties and obligations outside the UK. A Notary is also required in international transactions or litigation proceedings in a foreign court.

Martin Wood is a Solicitor and Notary Public at Wood Sherwood & Co Solicitors in Pocklington, York, providing Notarisation and Legalisation services in York, Malton, Driffield, Beverley and surrounding areas.

For Individuals

We also offer comprehensive legal services for businesses

How we can help our Private Clients

  • I am buying abroad and I have been told that I need to have documents notarised.
  • My father has died abroad and I need to have Probate documents authenticated by a Notary.
  • I have to sign documents that are needed abroad and my identification and signature need to be verified by a Notary.
  • I am a foreign citizen living in the UK and I would like to claim my country‚Äôs pension, I need to have my identification verified by a Notary.¬

For Businesses

We also offer comprehensive legal services for individuals

How we can help our Commercial Clients

  • Notarising company documentation for use abroad.
  • Obtaining appropriate legalisation from the Foreign & Commonwealth Office, Foreign Embassies and Chamber Trade.
  • Securing translation of foreign documents prior to notarisation.