Legal Question in Family Law in Louisiana

My sons father has recently deceased and I am wanting to legally change my sons last name to my married name. Is that possible to do and if so will I need the death certificate? The last time he spoke or saw his father was over 3 years ago. I live in louisiana.

Asked on 4/23/13, 7:21 pm

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Adam Lambert The Law Office of Adam S. Lambert
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Yes, you can change his name. You may need the death certificate, but they are easy enough to get.

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Answered on 4/29/13, 6:33 am

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