Any adult who wants to change his or her name can do so by filing a petition for change of name with the court in the county where they live. Generally this is done without much questioning by the judge; however, keep in mind that a court appearance may be required
This site provides information, resources and links that can assist you in helping to find the legal assistance you need. These free resources are provided by the Center for Arkansas Legal Services and Legal Aid of Arkansas. Together, these two non-profit law firms provide free civil legal assistance to eligible low-income people throughout the state.
Congratulations to Joycelyn Bell for earning the Presidential Blackshear Fellowship from the National Conference of Bankruptcy Judges! She was recently recognized for this at the annual NCBJ conference in Las Vegas, Nevada.
Please, beware of a recent rise in scams concerning flood insurance and Hurricane Harvey.