Three Texas Public Notaries Posing as Immigration Attorneys Shut Down

  • By jack

  • 2 June, 2013

Joey Palacios

Thursday, May 30, 2013

SAN ANTONIO, Texas — Three businesses posing as law firms along the Texas-Mexico border have been shut down for falsely claiming they could provide immigration services. The firms were taking advantage of Spanish speakers’ understanding of the word “notario.”

The original complaint from the Texas Attorney General’s Office says four businesses in Hidalgo County were fraudulently acting as immigration attorneys when they were actually just notary publics