Legal Question in Family Law in Texas

I was adopted as a child and my name was changed I when to get my id and was told there was no record of my adoption and that I was living under a false name how do I fix this issue

Asked on 6/06/13, 4:59 pm

1 Answer from Attorneys

Fran Brochstein Attorney & Mediator

You need to meet in person with an attorney in your county. Take all the paperwork you have. Take a copy of your birth certificate. Take any proof that you were adopted.

Perhaps your adoption was not properly signed by a judge or the paperwork got lost. It is impossible to determine what happened.

The good news is that an adult adoption is easy and quick if your parents are alive.

I hope this is helpful.

Good luck!

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Answered on 6/16/13, 11:46 am


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