Legalised Marriage CertificatesMarriage Certificates in US

Marriage certificates - Legalisation

The specific procedure for obtaining a legalised certificate of marriage should be verified by checking the relevant County Recorder’s Office Website.

However the process is not very different from the process described in UK and Ireland above.

So for example, if you were married in Las Vegas, you can obtain information on how to Order a Marriage Certificate and Order An Apostille from the same website.

Of course you will need to locate the relevant website for the area in which you were married in the US to get the correct procedure.

As before, once the certified certificate has been obtained you will need to send it to an official translator.

Once the legalised copy of the marriage/birth certificates have been arranged you will then need to hand them over to the procurador for presentation to the court.

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  • Eamonn Gomez
    Eamonn Gomez, Madrid

    Francisco and Carmen did a great job handling my divorce. In this difficult time for me, they handled the issues with understanding and flexibility.


    Francisco was very good in court and he could defend well against all the challenges made to the pre-nuptial contract my husband and I signed, so that it was upheld in full.


    Sep 29, 2019
  • Eamonn Gomez
    Eamonn Gomez, Madrid

    Francisco was extremely helpful, he couldn't have done more.


    Sep 07, 2019
  • Keisha
    Keisha, Valencia

    Inmaculada was professional and also demonstrated compassion and understanding during this difficult period in my life.


    Apr 03, 2019
  • Wayne
    Wayne, Valencia

    Francisca was very informative and helpful. She handled my divorce professionally and made it easy for me throughout the process.


    Highly recommend and reasonable fees. Thank you, Francisca!


    Mar 16, 2019
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    Wayne Cherry, London, England

    Francisca was very informative and attentive to all of my inquiries and concerns. I would definitely be going back to her if needing her services again and would recommend her brilliant services.


    Mar 09, 2019
  • Candy
    Candy, Cadiz

    Francisco was very responsive, supportive and understanding.


    Unfortunately, I had to use another lawyer who has helped me in another case.


    Feb 11, 2019
  • Alena Beerman (Santander)
    Alena Beerman (Santander)

    Jaime was wonderful - at first I had no idea how I'd get the support I needed in a country I don't know well and a language I'm not fluent in, and he made it a breeze. Would definitely use them again.


    Aug 24, 2018
  • Stanley Jones
    Stanley Jones, Llano del Camello

    I am very satisfied with Oliver, he was very helpful and always happy to assist.


    I would definitely use the same lawyer again in the future.


    Jan 17, 2017
  • Michelle Richardson
    Michelle Richardson, UK

    Domingo has great empathy, and works hard with great understanding of your needs.


    Domingo is available and flexible, he is there for you always, and very professional at all times.


    My case was a difficult one,Domingo did all he could given the circumstances, I could not of have asked for more.


    Apr 19, 2016
  • Thomas Hills
    Thomas Hills, Spain

    Legally I believe everything was covered in what I think was a complicated situation, so I am satisfied that I was well represented.


    No problems were encountered with language, as the lawyer had perfect English. Meetings were scheduled and kept, which is good for Spain !

    Overall I am very satisfied with the service.


    Mar 13, 2015
  • Maureen Brown
    Maureen Brown, Benidorm

    Juan kept us up to date on everything.


    He was very understanding, very good value for money, explained everything we needed explained. We understood everything he told us. His English was first class


    The service from Juan was first class. We would recommend him to anyone.


    May 23, 2014