Legalizations

How we do it?

LEGALIZE YOUR DOCUMENTS IN 3 SIMPLE STEPS
  • 1. Send the documentation

    You must scan and send via email the original document you want to legalize.

  • 2. Start the process

    Once the experts of LEX DOCUMENTS have verified the document, we will request the sending of the original document to proceed to start the procedures for its legalization.

  • 3. Receive your document at home

    LEX DOCUMENTS sends the legalized document to the address you have indicated. It's that simple!

Once you have completed the form an expert in legalization of LEX DOCUMENTS will contact you and you can legalize the document you want very quickly and easily

What is a legalization of documents?

Legalization is the official process of certification of a document, so that it is recognized by the legal system of a foreign country.If you or your business requires the use of a document abroad, local authorities must legalize it before considering it valid. Each country has its own legalization requirements determined by the type of document that is legalized and its intended use.

We offer document legalization services in efficient, safe and quick way. Apostilles for member countries of the HAGUE Convention and Consular Legalization for countries not members of the convention.The authentication of a document is mandatory when the document is to be used outside of its country of origin. To make the document valid abroad, it must follow a specific legalization process according to the type of document and the country of destination. At LEX, we determine the correct path for the legalization of documents and complete the process of legalization on behalf of our clients.

PRESENCE IN MORE THAN 50 COUNTRIES

Why choose us?

LEX Documents has offices in many different cities in Europe and North and South America. Due to this international presence, we can obtain and authenticate documents in different locations for a wide variety of immigration procedures. After obtaining the document, we can proceed with their Apostille if the country of destination is part of the Hague Convention or with his consular legalization if it is not part of the Convention. We can also obtain certified or notarized copies of documents for legalization purposes, to ensure that the original documents remain intact.

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By providing legalization services for clients, we work with authorities and governmental institutions from all continents. In addition, when the procedures are conducted in several countries or when the documents originate in multiple locations, Our Document Services team offers a central regional service to provide coordination of multijurisdictional services.

Most common documents that may require legalization:

SPEED AND SECURITY FOR YOUR LEGAL PROCEDURES
  • Certificate of origin

  • Power of attorney

  • Certificates of incorporation

  • Work life certificate and CV

  • Criminal record certificates

  • Medical certificates

  • Commercial contracts

  • Academic certificates

  • Certificates of birth, marriage, and divorce

We facilitate legal procedures abroad for you or your company.

LEGALIZE A DOCUMENT
Why choose us?

Legalization services we offer:

  • APOSTILLE: An Apostille is a certification issued by the competent authorities that authenticates documents for use abroad. The Apostille function is to ensure that a document is genuine and valid, and they are required for the following countries.
  • LEGALIZATIONS:  If a document is used in any country that is not a signatory to the Hague Convention, it must be authenticated by the consulate of the country where it will be used. Legalization is an administrative act that provides validity to a document for use abroad authenticating the signature of the document.
  • TRANSLATIONS: In the case that a foreign government demands the translation of your documents, we can translate them for use by the appropriate embassy or government agency.
  • NOTARIZATION: The notarization authenticates the facts established in a document, and countries usually require it. We provide notarization services to ensure that your important documents are considered valid and legal by the competent authorities.
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Reminder

LEGALIZATION IS A PROCESS OF MULTIPLE STEPS

In most cases, your document must be legalized by the local authorities, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of your country of origin and by the Embassy of the country of destination to be considered genuine and valid.

I WANT TO LEGALIZE A DOCUMENT

Get in touch with our legalization experts to complete your procedure. We will take the time to understand your legalization needs and work with you step by step until you get your documents.

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