Can my spouse / partner sign in advance and then I will sign in front of the notary (i.e. a document requiring both spouse’s signatures)? Rob Onley May 06, 2020 00:00 Updated No. This is not permitted. We do not accept pre-signed documents. Related articles Does Notary Pro provide witnesses for in-person appointments? Can my spouse / wife / partner bring the document for me if I sign it in advance? Can witnesses sign before the appointment? Can the witness be a family member for my Will or my Power of Attorney (PoA)? Can the witness be my child for a Will or Power of Attorney? Comments 0 comments Please sign in to leave a comment.