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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
James Mather
James Mather
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i am about to register my babys birth. me and her dad are not
i am about to register my babys birth. me and her dad are not married. if i gave her both surnames, not hyphenated, am i legally required to use both surnames simultaneously or can i just use 1? my ot… read more
Clare
Clare
Family Solicitor
Bachelor's Degree
35,574 satisfied customers
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
Family Solicitor
Bachelor's Degree
35,574 satisfied customers
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
35,574 satisfied customers
Hello..... I need some advice on changing my sons surname
Hello..... I need some advice on changing my sons surname to my new partners surname (we are getting married in July). Can you help me?… read more
Clare
Clare
Family Solicitor
Bachelor's Degree
35,574 satisfied customers
Good afternoon, My name is David Fish and I will be marrying
Good afternoon, My name isXXXXX and I will be marrying my partner in september. My partner has a child from a previous relationship and we are looking to change her name. The birth father does not giv… read more
Thomas Judge
Thomas Judge
9,963 satisfied customers
My partner and I have recently split up. We have 22 month old
My partner and I have recently split up. We have 22 month old twins. I am the sole provider for them as my partner couldn't afford to. I returned to work full time when they were one. My partner has n… read more
UKFamilySolicitor
UKFamilySolicitor
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i have separated from my partner our son was one years old
i have separated from my partner our son was one years old ,our son has his father surname on his birth cert .but since we have split up nearly 4 years my son has been know as my surname ,through out … read more
Thomas Judge
Thomas Judge
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Hi, I would like to change the surname of my eldest Son
Hi, I would like to change the surname of my eldest Son to match my own. He currently has his Father's name but I have recently married and had another child and as so would like him to share the same… read more
Clare
Clare
Family Solicitor
Bachelor's Degree
35,574 satisfied customers
hello there .. im getting married in october .. and i have
hello there .. im getting married in october .. and i have a couple of questions ... firstly , my daughter has her fathers surname as her middle name and my surname as her surname .. its not double ba… read more
Clare
Clare
Family Solicitor
Bachelor's Degree
35,574 satisfied customers
I am trying to figure out where i stand in my current situation.
I am trying to figure out where i stand in my current situation. I live with my partner and his 4 children. They were placed in our care by social services due to being made an order of a child protec… read more
jusleen
jusleen
Family Lawyer
Bachelor's Degree
627 satisfied customers
I would like to change my two childrens surname from their
I would like to change my two children's surname from their fathers name to my surname. They have had no contact with their father for nearly 4 years and they are asking why they have a different name… read more
Glos solicitor
Glos solicitor
Partner
Bachelor's Degree
1,599 satisfied customers
hi myself and my partner split up 15 months ago he is the father
hi myself and my partner split up 15 months ago he is the father of my twins,we were not married and he is not named on there birth certificate, they have my surname also and are 12 years old, the twi… read more
Clare
Clare
Family Solicitor
Bachelor's Degree
35,574 satisfied customers
My children are aged 20 and 18 and have had no contact with
My children are aged 20 and 18 and have had no contact with thier natural father since they were very little, he has never suported them financially. Although my ex is named on their birth certificate… read more
Clare
Clare
Family Solicitor
Bachelor's Degree
35,574 satisfied customers
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
Family Lawyer
Bachelor's Degree
627 satisfied customers
im in a relationship and planning on getting married next year,im
im in a relationship and planning on getting married next year,im also pregnant and was before i met my fiancee,the biological father has never wanted anything to do with me or the baby,can i put my f… read more
Clare
Clare
Family Solicitor
Bachelor's Degree
35,574 satisfied customers
Hi, I have a son of 12 from a previous marriage called Conner,
Hi, I have a son of 12 from a previous marriage called Conner, either of us have had any contact with his father from when he was 2 years old. His father is on the birth certificate. We are now divorc… read more
Clare
Clare
Family Solicitor
Bachelor's Degree
35,574 satisfied customers
dear sir can you please tell me my rights as a grandparent
dear sir can you please tell me my rights as a grandparent my son separated from is partner in june of last year and since then she has made it difficult for myself and my son to have accses to the ch… read more
Clare
Clare
Family Solicitor
Bachelor's Degree
35,574 satisfied customers

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