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Name Change Attorney in Tampa Bay

Name Change in Florida

You may have many reasons for wanting to change your name.  Maybe you want to honor a loved one.  Maybe you have rethought your decision on your name after a proceeding for divorce or adoption.  Or maybe you simply do not like your name.  Whatever the reason, subject to narrow legal exceptions, The Law Firm of Adam B. Cordover, P.A., will guide you through the process of legally changing your name.

Eligibility for Name Change

The following individuals may seek a change of name:  (i) an adult; (ii) an adult on behalf of a minor child; and (iii) an adult on behalf of a family.  Each adult seeking a name change must submit his or her fingerprints for a state and national criminal history records check.  Once a petition for change of name is filed, the request will often be granted unless a Court finds that (i) the petitioner has ulterior or illegal motives in seeking the name change, (ii) the petitioner’s civil rights are suspended, or (iii) granting the name change will invade the property rights (e.g., intellectual property rights) of others. 

Swift and Cost Effective Solution for a Name Change

At the Law Firm of Adam B. Cordover, P.A., we will work with you to change your legal name as swiftly and cost-effectively as possible.   We understand that your time is valuable, and you do not want to be bogged down in the paperwork associated with a name change.   Further, we understand that you do not have unlimited funds to devote to your name change.  Accordingly, we will develop a specifically tailored plan to fit your name change needs.

Change of Name Consultation

To schedule a consultation or learn more about The Law Firm of Adam B. Cordover, P.A., call us at 813.443.0615 or fill out our contact form.

A Name Change Lawyer in Tampa Bay

Located in Downtown Tampa at the intersection of North Florida Avenue and East Madison Street, we practice throughout the Tampa Bay area, including in Hillsborough, Pinellas, Pasco, Polk, Hernando, Sarasota, and Manatee counties.

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