What is a Notary Signing Agent?

A Notary Signing Agent is an individual official of integrity licensed by the government to perform acts in legal affairs, in particcular witnessing signatures on documents. A Notary Public is appointed by the state to serve the public as an impartial witness in performing a variety of offical fraud-deterrent acts related to the signing of important documents. The form that the notarial profession takes varies with local and state jurisdictions.