What to include in an amendment for a name change

Asked 12 months ago - Dallas, TX

there was a typo in the original name change form. now the court is asking me to submit an amendment. what are the basics of that amendment?

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  1. Michael Glynn Busby Jr.


    Contributor Level 19

    Answered . amendment could be defined as a supplement or a change to a document that was previously filed.

  2. James Ryland Miller

    Contributor Level 11

    Answered . If you don't understand how to file an amendment, I would contact a lawyer who does family law in your jurisdiction. If you're only asking for them to draft an amendment that you would then file yourself, the lawyer will likely quote you a low reasonable flat fee for the amendment.

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