What is solemnization of civil union?
The solemnization of civil union is a ceremony that takes place in a solemn place, during which the notary, who acts as a public officer, receives the mutual consent of spouses and declares them united to each other.
Why solemnizing your civil union before a notary?
Solemnizing your civil union before a notary carries many advantages. The notary will be able to provide you with personalized legal advice as to the legal consequences and also the property consequences of a civil union. The notary will also be capable of advising you on choosing a matrimonial regime. If your situation requires, the notary can draw up your civil union contract. By solemnizing your civil union before a notary, you can choose the place and the date of celebration as soon as possible, comparing to what’s offered by the courthouse.