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How much does it cost to have a name change filed?

Lawyer's Assistant: It can cost anywhere from $10 to $100, depending on the type of issue and how much of the Lawyer's time your question is expected to take (how complex and lengthy an answer you require).

I need to change my first name from Jackie to Jack. the only thing that has Jackie is birth certificate and MO drivers license.

Lawyer's Assistant: Has anything been filed or reported?

I tried to do it on line I have filled out the document and had it notorized but I find out I need more forms and are unable to get on line.

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Lawyer: Expert James, Lawyer replied 4 months ago

First, the information you received at the start is not for the cost of a name change. That is the cost of this service.

In what state are you seeking a name change? Is that still MO? Which county?

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Lawyer: Expert James, Lawyer replied 4 months ago

Do you still want me to help you find out the fee for the name change?

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