In Austria civil law notaries are obliged to act in a unbiased and impartial manner thereby establishing public trust.
Civil law notaries are lawyers of noncontentious private civil law who draft and record legal instruments for individuals, corporations, foundations and other legal entities. Services include purchase contracts and agreements, legal advice and consultative support. In Austria civil law notaries are vested by the state with the power to authenticate and thereby notorize all public and private documents.
The website www.cnue.eu portrays the function of a civil law notary in the countries of the European Union.
For further information concerning the role and the service of an Austrian civil law notary note the download area and read at http://www.notar.at/en/homeen.
The website http://www.buyingmyhome.eu/
provides information concerning the purchase of real estate in Europe.
If you are looking for a EU-based civil law notary, who speaks your language, please peruse the directory.
Here you can find information concerning successions in Europe: http://www.successions-europe.eu/
For information concerning protective measures for minors and vulnerable adults in Europe please click HERE.
The law for couples in 27 countries of the European Union can be found: HERE.In