- the act of attesting
The definition of an attestation is the act of showing or evidence showing that something is true.
A letter of recommendation is an example of an attestation.
- A thing that serves to bear witness, confirm or authenticate.
- A confirmation or authentication.
- (business, finance) The process, performed by accountants or auditors, of providing independent opinion on published financial and other business information of a business, public agency, or other organization.
- (linguistics, of a language or word) An appearance in print or otherwise recorded on a permanent medium.
From Middle French attestation
attestation - Legal Definition
The act of authenticating a document by observing its execution at the request of the party signing the document, and then signing it as a witness.
- We're going to need an attestation from another witness to confirm if the events happened as you claim.
- Even in the case of the two more important epistles, i Peter and James, we have to add the qualification " if genuine," but rather perhaps because of the persistence with which they are challenged than because of inherent defect of attestation.
- Curtis chose to go to court and give evidence instead of signing the attestation.
- A Labor Condition Application requires at least one attestation from one's current employer.
- Before departing on this international trip, you must sign a notarized attestation that you are in good health.