Augusta Legal Name Change Attorney

Martinez, Georgia, Adoption and Divorce Lawyer

At Stephen H. Hagler LLC, in Georgia, we know there are many different reasons for needing a name change. We are experienced all types of family law issues and we have helped many clients successfully complete the name change process. We can assist you with filing a petition for your new name.

Are you going through a marriage, divorce or adoption and need a legal name change? Contact our law office located in Martinez, Georgia for the legal advice you need. We have been serving the needs of Georgia residents since 1991, and we can provide you with the family law advocacy you desire.

Legal name changes in the Augusta area

At Stephen H. Hagler LLC, we will guide you through the legal name change process. We have an extensive understanding of the petitions and forms that must be completed. In order to legally change your name, you must provide:

  • A current address
  • Your current name and the name you will change it to
  • Your birth information
  • A reason or purpose for your name change

Certain criminal convictions or judgments against you could prevent you from being able to change your name. You must have a legitimate purpose in requesting a name change, or it will be denied. Attorney Stephen Hagler has an extensive understanding of the name change laws and will help you to finalize your new name.

After your name change

Filing for your name change is only the beginning of the legal name change process. Afterwards, it is important to make sure your other documents are changed according to your new name. We will work with you to make sure you know the steps to change your driver's license, bank accounts, credit cards and passport information. Your ability to access your money or to travel could be inhibited if the proper steps are not followed.

We offer free consultations

We are committed to making your legal name change as quick and efficient as possible. We are willing to come to you if you are not able to get to our office in Martinez, Georgia. To schedule a free consultation with a competent name change attorney, call us at (706) 860-9060 or send us an e-mail.