Who Can File for a Name Change in Massachusetts?
You can file for a name change in Massachusetts if you are 18 years or older and want to legally change your name. Parents can file to change their minor child’s name.
Where Do I File for a Name Change?
You file for a name change at the Probate and Family Court in the county where you live. If you are seeking a name change for a minor who is the subject of a pending proceeding in the Juvenile Court, you may file for a name change in that Juvenile Court. See Where Do I File to find the Probate and Family Court for your county.
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