UAE Attestation (Legalization of Documents)


If you are already living in the UAE  or you will move to the UAE for work  and require attestation of our American documents, we can help you with the whole process. These american document that are destined to be used in UAE will have to go though the Attestation process at the UAE Embassy here in Washington D.C.  We provide the whole authentication and attestation services for our clients making this complicated process simple.


We work with all U.S based documents like:


  1. Accredited Diplomas from any U.S College or Universities  (Certified copies of diploma or the original diploma)
  2. Marriage Certificate from all 50 States (original document) Don’t have originals, just let us know – we may be able to retrieve them on your behalf. 
  3. Birth certificate (original document)
  4. Work reference letters (original document)
  5. Commercial or Business documents
  6. and other documents as needed by the UAE government.


The above documents will have to go though the authentication process as described below:


What we do:


We take your document though the whole authentication process which consist of:

  1. Secretary of State Certification
  2. Authentication by the U.S Department of State
  3. UAE Embassy Attestation.
  4. Mail your whole document back to you.


For academic documents, if you do not want to use your original diploma, you may make a photo copy and present both to a local notary for notarization.


For all vital records, if you do not  have the originals, just let us know – we may be able to retrieve them on your behalf or we can point you into the direction to obtain one.


For commercial or business document an additional step is required (Certification by the U.S Arab Chamber of Commerce in Washington D.C) 


The whole process takes an estimated 3-6 weeks depending on the document type.


The 3 Step process of:

Secretary of State Certification, US Department of State Authentication & Embassy Legalization

is $330  for first document.
Each additional document(s) from same state is $275 each.


Complimentary UPS (2-3 day) delivery within the  U.S.
International shipping via DHL to UAE is $65

For more information

Contact us for a free quote 

(703) 901-6773