Akin Palmer - The Team

The Team

Esther Ogun esther.ogun@akinpalmer.com

LL.B (Hons.); B.L. (Lincoln’s Inn); Notary Public

Esther Ogun was called to the Bar in 1990 and has been in practice as a Solicitor since January 2000 and was admitted as a Notary public in January 2012. Her notary practice is separately regulated through the Faculty Office of the Archbishop of Canterbury.

She attended the University of Nsukka for her LLB, the Inns of Court School of Law for her call to the English Bar and the University of Cambridge for her Post-graduate Diploma in Notarial Practice.

As a Solicitor, she specialises in residential and commercial property transactions, probate and trademarks. As a Notary she offers the following services:
• Notarise, authenticate or legalise documents.
• Assist in obtaining the Apostille stamp and Legalisation for documents from foreign consulates.

Notary Services for Individuals
• Preparation and execution of Powers of Attorney and other documents for use abroad
• Certification of copy documents including passports; academic certificates and for birth and marriage certificates in acceptable form
• Acknowledgements for use in the USA
• Certification of documents to open foreign bank accounts
• International affidavits and Oaths
• Statements of consent and Sponsorship Declarations
• Consent for a child to travel abroad
• Sign documents with regards to the purchase, sale or transaction of foreign property.
• Statutory declarations
• Swear an oath or affidavit
• Notarising foreign wills
• Witness a deed for use overseas

Notary Services for Companies
• Authenticating company and business documents and transactions
• Certification of documents to open foreign bank accounts
• Notarisation of Companies House and commercial documents for use abroad
• Documents to open foreign bank accounts
• International Affidavits, Statutory Declarations, Sworn Statements and Depositions
• Powers of Attorney

She can notarise any other document for use abroad and can assist in obtaining the Apostille from the Foreign & Commonwealth Development Office (FCDO) and liaise with foreign consular offices in the UK

Mobile Notary Service
She also offers a mobile service and for an additional fee can visit you at your home or place of business.

Akin Palmer Solicitors is the trading name of Akin Palmer LLP registered in England and Wales (OC345720)
authorised and regulated by the Solicitors Regulation Authority (SRA no. 521473).