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Maryland Notary Acknowledgement – Attorney In Fact

A Maryland notary acknowledgement for an attorney in fact is a notarial certificate that can be applied to documents that have been executed by an individual’s (principal) attorney in fact. The attorney shall present the legal document complete with signatures to a notary public and show proof of identity. The notary will ask that the attorney acknowledge their signature, i.e., state that they did not sign under duress. Notarization is concluded once the notary completes the notary acknowledgement form.

Laws§ 19-107

Sample

MARYLAND NOTARY ACKNOWLEDGEMENT

(ATTORNEY IN FACT)

State of Maryland
County of ______________ (or City of Baltimore), to wit:

On this ____ day of ______________, 20___, before me, the undersigned officer, personally appeared _____________________________ [name of person(s) who make acknowledgement], known to me (or satisfactorily proven) to be the person(s) whose name(s) is/are subscribed as attorney(s) in fact for _____________________________ [name of person(s) for whom the attorney is appearing), and acknowledged that he/she/they executed the same as the act of his/her/their principal for the purpose therein contained.

In witness whereof, I hereunto set my hand and official seal.

[Notary Seal]
______________________
[Signature of Notary Public]
______________________
[Printed Name of Notary Public]
Notary Public
My Commission Expires: ______________