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Attorney for Name Changes in San Diego County

Simplifying the Process of Changing Your Legal Name

At the Law & Mediation Firm of Klueck & Hoppes, APC, our attorneys for name changes have helped many people to get a fresh start by going through the process of changing their name in San Diego County.

Frequent reasons for name changes include:

  • Getting married
  • Reclaiming a maiden name
  • Changing a business or personal image
  • Adoptions

Our team can help you quickly and easily change your name after marriage in San Diego County. On the other hand, as part of a divorce or dissolution process, you may want to change back to your maiden name. Speak with a lawyer for name changes in San Diego discuss the way to restore your name as part of your divorce process.

How Much Does it Cost to Change Your Name in California?

In California, changing your legal name costs $435 in filing fees, without attorney fees. Our law firm offers a flat fee for all name change services. This means that, for a single fee, we can handle the entire process from start to finish on your behalf.

Do You Need a Name Change Attorney?

Many clients prefer to let us handle it for them because it takes the stress and administrative tangle off of their plate. This also makes the process far more affordable.

Change Your Name – Save the Time & Hassle

Completing a name change involves filing with the Superior Court. Additionally, those seeking a name change must run newspaper ads, pay filing fees, and meet other statutory requirements to complete the change.

The process generally takes two months, but can take longer due to errors in filing or meeting the established requirements. The experienced San Diego name change attorneys at Law & Mediation Firm of Klueck & Hoppes, APC can assist you in completing the process correctly, and at a low cost, thereby avoiding unnecessary delays. We offer free consultations.

Call (619) 577-4900 or contact us online today to learn about the costs and the process of changing your legal name and to get started on your paperwork.

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