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Whose Name Is It, Anyway?

Two weeks ago, I posted the blog Should a Woman Change her Last Name when She Divorces? An interesting response from Attorney Chip Mues followed. He sent me his blog from a few years ago, which addresses the question “Can a man make a woman give up HIS name when they divorce?” Actually, this is […]

Should a Woman Change her Last Name when She Divorces?

Recently an article appeared in Huffington Post exploring how women feel about changing their name when they married. According to knot.com who conducted a survey of 19,000 women who married last year, 86% of those surveyed took their husbands’ name. It got me thinking…what percentage of women keep their husband’s name after divorce and why? “To […]