On occasion, there is a need to use Private Legal Documents in a specific foreign country. The legal documents first must be notarized by an Ottawa notary. After that, the private legal documents must get authenticated by Global Affairs Canada. The authentication confirms that the documents are valid Canadian documents. To use Canadian legal documents in a specific foreign country, they must get legalized by the Embassy or Consulate of that country. The authentication and legalization process is the Canadian equivalent of an Apostille or Attestation. Our expert staff would welcome the opportunity to discuss your unique situation.