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Samuel II, Attorney at Law
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Experience:  General practice of law with emphasis in family law.
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I hyphenated my last name with my 2 marriages because of my

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I hyphenated my last name with my 2 marriages because of my children. My last husband passed away 15 years ago and I've sinced remarried my first husband the father of my children. I would like to drop the second name ... My children are grown therefore I know longer need to keep both names. Is there a simple process that is not costly and how to go about it? Thx
Submitted: 10 months ago.
Category: Family Law
Expert:  Samuel II replied 10 months ago.

Hello

This is Samuel and I will discuss this and provide you information in this regard.

So all your ID is in the current name?

What state are you in? You will need to do a Name Change via the courts and then send that Order to all your creditors and also notify SS and have your ID changed.

Customer: replied 10 months ago.
I'm in California
Expert:  Samuel II replied 10 months ago.

Ok. Thank you.

HERE IS a CA court website for the forms and the instructions on how to proceed with the Name Change via the Courts.

Expert:  Samuel II replied 10 months ago.

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