Notarial assistant

Updated on Thu, 04/21/2022 - 12:00


Notarial assistant : job description

The assistant is often the first contact with the customer. This is a real technical support to the notary or lawyer.

Notarial assistant's missions

The notarial assistant assignments vary depending on the size of the study.

They may take the form of a working secretariat (telephone call management, organization of appointments or formatting of documents) or a function of legal assistance of a lawyer or notaire.
In this case, it aims to establish the files for the production of documents and to gather information for their writing.

Educate yourself about notarial assistant profession

The holder of a Baccalaureate (general, technological or vocational) or baccalaureate level (file selection) will be formed by way of school two years of preparation at the Institut national des formations notariales (INFN) or in a public or private school under contract, integrating an unpaid internship of 3 months in a notary office.

He can then sit the examination of higher technician certificate notary (BTS Notariat) issued by the Ministry of Education.
This training leads to examinations organized by the education authority. Courses follow the school calendar.

Two possible ways to form

Choosing the National Institute of Notarial Training

The National Institute of Notarial Training (INFN) was born from the desire to create a great school of notaries by merging the Institutes of notarial professions that trained the collaborators of notaries and the Professional Training Centers of notaries that trained notaries.

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