About Us

Johnson Notary Services was established in 2013 and currently has a team of one civil law notary, one junior civil law notary with several lawyers and legal assistants.

Let us guide you through the process of setting up a new company and/or purchasing real estate on the island. We are here to assist you with finding the best solutions to any notarial concerns you may have.


Theodore R. Johnson, LL.M

Managing Director / Civil Law Notary

Theodore (Ted/Teddy) started his legal career in the Netherlands in 1998 after completing law degrees in Notarial and Civil law at Leiden University. After working in the Netherlands for five years, several years of which were at a leading law firm (CMS), he continued his career in St. Maarten and then came to Aruba in 2004. He has worked in all areas of the civil law notarial practice, in which he has gained an extensive experience and expertise. Over the years he has specialized in corporate, family and real-estate law and has guided several big real estate projects, corporate mortgages and share transfers.


Cyrielle C. de Nobrega, LL.M

Deputy Civil Law Notary

Cyrielle completed her master's degree in Notarial Law at Leiden University. She has been working as a junior civil law notary in Aruba since 2010 with an extensive experience in real estate law, corporate law, family law and (dutch) public auctions. She is also a Certified Money Laundering Compliance Specialist with experience in money laundering and regulatory compliance assistance and guidance. Cyrielle embraces her public duty and is committed to providing practical and efficient advice to each client in all legal matters.