Name Change Education
Divorce & Name Change
Name Change FAQs
What is involved in a court ordered name change?
Why would a name change petition be denied?
Will a name change affect my alimony, child support, social security, or other entitlements?
What are the legal requirements for a name change?
How is a name change for a minor different from an adult name change?
Where is the name change petition filed?
Do I have to pay a filing fee for a name change?
Do I have to go to court to file a name change?
Who must be given notice of the petition for a name change?
Can individuals object to my petition for a name change?
When does a name change go into effect?