Want to change my son last name to my maiden name. Father has no communication with him and last name he carries isn’t his father. How much will cost and what do I need to do?

Kara B. ∙ December 6, 2018

A minor name change package is $165. These prices exclude court fees payable when you file your name change documents. Keep in mind, the father’s signature may be required to change your son’s name.

Your final package will include the completed documents necessary to complete the name change, along with specific instructions on how and where to file the documents, how to provide required notice of the requested name change, and documents you can use to notify government and other organizations of the new name. LegalZoom’s fee does not include filing or publication fees.You may refer to the county court website to learn more about the fees and costs associated with requesting a name change.

A complete breakdown of our pricing and package options is available here - http://www.legalzoom.com/personal/marriage-and-divorce/name-change-pricing.html

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