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Im looking into changing my sons surname when me and my partner
I'm looking into changing my son's surname when me and my partner get married this year. His real dad is named on the birth certificate but I know he won't sign anything. My son hasn't seen his real d… read more
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James Mather
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My daughter was born in 2005, her real father is on the birth
My daughter was born in 2005, her real father is on the birth certificate, we have never lived together or been married. I am now married and have a son, my daughter wants to change her surname from h… read more
Clare
Clare
Family Solicitor
Bachelor's Degree
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Hi. This question is regarding a slightly dark chapter in my
Hi. This question is regarding a slightly dark chapter in my life... When my son was born in 2000 I was officially single. I gave him the surname of the man I believed to be his father and my own surn… read more
Clare
Clare
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Bachelor's Degree
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I have a 10 year old whos father was abusive whilst we were
I have a 10 year old who's father was abusive whilst we were together infront of my child he didn't want to come when i registered her birth and since we have split i have a new partner who i have kno… read more
Clare
Clare
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Good day! I am a single mother of a 2 year old child in
Good day! I am a single mother of a 2 year old child in London. I would like to know if the father of the child has the right for the full custody even if the surname of the child was named by the fat… read more
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Thomas Judge
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Hi, Hope you can give me some advice ... I have 2 children
Hi, Hope you can give me some advice ... I have 2 children from two past relationships. My 1st childs father I married but divorced two years later and he lives in Switzerland and see.s his daughter o… read more
Clare
Clare
Family Solicitor
Bachelor's Degree
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good evening ,my name is XXXXX XXXXX need a help ,my problem
good evening ,my name is XXXXX XXXXX need a help ,my problem is that id like to change my son birth of certificate,becouse i made a DNA tests in last year, and the results is that father in my son bir… read more
Clare
Clare
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Bachelor's Degree
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Childrens passport Comments Dear Sir/Madam I have a small
Childrens passport Comments Dear Sir/Madam I have a small dilemma and want be to be sure that i approach any passport application for 2 of my children born overseas who are not yet registered as briti… read more
Clare
Clare
Family Solicitor
Bachelor's Degree
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Helllo there. My girlfriend and I were made parents on the
Helllo there. My girlfriend and I were made parents on the 9th of January 2011 to a boy named Oliver. Orginally, we both agreed (nothing written) that he would take my surname, but now she insists he … read more
Glos solicitor
Glos solicitor
Partner
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I am 21 weeks pregnant and would like to know what parental
I am 21 weeks pregnant and would like to know what parental rights a person has during pregnany. The father of the baby no longer wants to be in a relationship with me. We are not married and have nev… read more
Clare
Clare
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Bachelor's Degree
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i am looking for some advice regarding my daughters surname,
i am looking for some advice regarding my daughters surname, she is known and is registered on her birth certificate in my maiden name, i have since married a man who is not my daughters biological fa… read more
Thomas Judge
Thomas Judge
Solicitor Advocate
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i am thinking of moving away, just an hours drive away with
i am thinking of moving away, just an hours drive away with my son, do i need permition from his father?… read more
Joanne B
Joanne B
Family Solicitor
Bachelor's Degree
405 satisfied customers
My partner is polish and we have a son but we are not married
My partner is polish and we have a son but we are not married can she take my son away to poland. Do i have any way to stop her from doing so?… read more
Clare
Clare
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Bachelor's Degree
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Hi, I need some advice on adoption and changing my sons surname.
Hi, I need some advice on adoption and changing my sons surname. I have a 4 year old son from a previous relationship (we weren't married but he is on the birth certificate). I am getting married in J… read more
jusleen
jusleen
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Bachelor's Degree
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i was with my ex for 2 months before i fell pregnant, he then
i was with my ex for 2 months before i fell pregnant, he then left me, we got back together just before my son was born i put his name on the birth certificate and then he left me, what rights does he… read more
jusleen
jusleen
Family Lawyer
Bachelor's Degree
627 satisfied customers
I am currently 3 months pregnant and unmarried. In the process
I am currently 3 months pregnant and unmarried. In the process of separating from alcoholic boyfriend. He claims he will take my child from me after its born (he's the father) and that he will fight m… read more
INC
INC
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Master's Degree
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I have a six year old son and was never married to his father
I have a six year old son and was never married to his father though cohabited for 8 years. When he was born he was automatically given my surname though then I requested that it be changed to a hyphe… read more
lawsolved
lawsolved
Bachelor's Degree
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my daughter is 17 and pregnant the baby should be born when
my daughter is 17 and pregnant the baby should be born when she will just be 18. she lives at home with me and is unmarried i cannot realistically see her remaining in her relationship and neither of … read more
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Clare
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