Notary Public


Bonded & Insured

  • All-Purpose Acknowledgment
  • Jurat
  • Powers of Attorney
  • Advance Health Care Directive
  • Grant Deed
  • Deed of Trust
  • Quitclaim Deed
  • Deed of Reconveyance
  • Insurance Proof of Claim
  • Affidavits & Declarations
  • Application for Citizenship
  • Insurance Release Claim Forms
  • Employment Benefit Authorizations


$10.00 Per signature. Travel time and mileage are additional fees as regulated by State of California.

$25.00 Per hour for legal document preparation.

Fresno County Legal Document Assistant (LDA) Registration No.: X201110000018, Expires 9/1/2013

What we do:
  • Dictaphone Machine Transcription
  • Preparation of Legal Forms & Documents
  • Complaints and Answers
  • Small Claims Lawsuits
  • General Correspondence
  • Deposition Summaries
  • Corporate Minutes
  • Agreements
  • Discovery Requests and Responses
  • Ex Parte Application to Dismiss Non-Felony Traffic Citations
  • Petition for Dismissal (Pen. Code  §§ 17, 1203.4, 1203.4a)

Need a copy made? 
Need to Fax a document?
Need to send a E-mail a document?

Joyce Derrick-Cotton, is the owner of JDC Notary & Transcription Services, and has been a bonded Notary Public for many years, is a member of the National Notary Association, a Certificated Paralegal, a registered and bonded Legal Document Assistant in Fresno County, and has clearance to notarize documents in the Fresno Jail facility. She started her career in the legal field in 1988 as a Legal Secretary and graduated from Fresno City College Paralegal Program. She has worked for various law firms in Fresno specializing in Civil, Personal Injury, Business, and Criminal matters. With many years in the legal field Joyce decided to use her skills and knowledge to provide low cost self-help assistance to people with limited resources. She also has extensive experience in dictaphone machine transcription.

  • 647 W. Shaw, Suite E, Fresno, CA 93704
  • Phone: 559-227-1929
  • Fax: 559-227-1025
  • Mobile: 559-970-7499 
  • E-mail: joyce5137@att.net

                     Hours: 9 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. Monday thru Friday - After hours & Weekends by appointment.

              We look forward to providing you with prompt, courteous and professional service.


  • National Notary Association
  •  A BBB Accredited Business

Disclaimer: JDC Notary & Transcription Services is not a law firm nor attorneys. We cannot give legal advice. All documents prepared at your special instruction. For legal advice, please consult an attorney.