For an Alaska legal name change in through court order follow these steps:
- Download the Alaska legal name change form template;
- Review the general Legal Name Change and Alaska legal name change instructions carefully; and
- File in your local Alaska state court.
Alaska Legal Name Change State Laws:
Sec. 09.55.010. Jurisdiction in action for change of name. A person may bring an action for change of name in the superior court. A change of name of a person may not be made unless the court finds sufficient reasons for the change and also finds it consistent with the public interest. A change of name upon marriage, dissolution, or divorce meets these requirements.
Sec. 28.05.071. Change of Name or Address. A person who has applied for or been issued a certificate, registration, title, license, permit, or other form under this title, and who changes the person’s name or moves from the address shown on the records or forms of the Department of Administration or the Department of Public Safety, shall notify the appropriate department in writing of the change in name or address within 30 days.
Sec. 25.25.302. Action by Minor Parent. A minor parent, or a guardian or other legal representative of a minor parent, may maintain a proceeding on behalf of or for the benefit of the minor’s child.