How to set up a company? What type best suits your needs and goals? It is advisable to contact a notary early in the piece to plan for the smooth setting up and operation of a company. Read this section to learn more.

Real Estate

Buying a home is certainly one of the most important economic operations in a person's life and the notary by law protects both buyer and seller. Visit this section to find out what steps need to be taken before signing the contract so as to purchase the property in total safety.


Family and kinship; gifts and inheritance; how to protect oneself in the event of cohabitation or change the property regime of one's marriage. Learn everything you need to know here and find how a notary can help you.

Sale or Leasing of a Business

By law, the sale or leasing of a company (which also may be done by an individual) may be entered into only by public deed or authenticated private agreement signed before a notary. This provision was introduced in the early nineties in order to address the problem of money laundering; this often passed through corporate operations which at the time were not subject to any controls.

Here too the role of the notary that of a prior check on legality, so by law he must enter certain data in the Registry of Companies to comply with the law and avoid later disputes.

The notary's checking, in fact, involves verifying a legitimate reason for the transfer, the legal capacity of the parties to act, the correctness of powers of attorney and other identifying documents. The notary is responsible for the content of the deed, in accordance with his own professional discipline.