Change of Name Solicitors in Scunthorpe

If you decide to change your name, BRR Law, based in Scunthorpe’s Laneham Street, can help you to do this legally.
The law relating to a change of name

There may be a variety of reasons. What the law thinks of this is very simple. A name change is acceptable unless it seeks to defraud or has some criminal benefit.

You could simply ask people to call you by your new name without going through the legal process. However, you should bear in mind that authorities and other organisation more readily accept a legal document than just your word. Therefore, a deed poll or statutory declaration is the more sensible option if you wish to avoid future problems.

How we can help you change your name

The specialist Family Law Team at BRR Law, can help you change your name simply and easily.

One of our legal experts will draw up a change of name deed and carry out the proper procedure to ensure its legal status. If there are any associated matters to the change of name deed, we can discuss this with you at the time.

You may also wish to change the surnames of your children if they are of a certain age. This requires certain consents, but we would explain this in plain English, without legal jargon.

To begin the process of changing your name legally, why not give one of our Family Law Team a call today on 01724 854000.


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