Reviews and ratings of local lawyers.
Post a review of your attorney.
Learn when to hire and how to choose the right attorney.
Browse articles and Q&A on different legal topics.
For $39 talk directly to a top-reviewed lawyer on the phone using Avvo Advisor. Get your questions answered in a 15-minute call.
Post a question and get free legal advice from attorneys.
See what others are asking about in the free Q&A forum.
When my baby was born, we couldn't decide on a middle name, and now we want to add one. How can we do that in the state of Texas?
+ Read More
You may be able to amend the birth certificate. Check this website for instructions:
Mark as best answer
Mark as helpful
0 found this helpful
0 lawyers agree
Add a comment
I agree with Teri! It's the easiest way to start. Both parents would need to sign to amend the original birth certificate.
If they refuse, you would need to do a name change. It can be done but it costs $$ and takes awhile.
Post a free question on our public forum.
- or -
Search for lawyers by reviews and ratings.