Individuals may seek to legally change their name for a variety of reasons:
If the name change is due to a divorce, the legal name change is typically granted as part of the divorce decree when the court grants the divorce.
If the name change is not associated with a marriage there are specific disclosures and which must be included in the petition which must be verifiable by the court including:
Florida Law does not discriminate against those with a felony conviction in allowing a legal name change. However, the criminal record of the individual seeking the legal name change will be transferred to stay with the new name the individual has chosen to take.
If you require professional legal services regarding Legal Name Change, Divorce or other Family Law issues, be proactive in protecting your legal rights by seeking the legal advice of an experienced legal name change attorney (lawyer) who proudly serves the Orlando, Orange County and Central Florida area. Contact the Law Offices of Camille Sebreth PLLC today at 407-556-7589.
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Camille Sebreth, PLLC
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Orlando, FL 32804