Jacksonville Uncontested Divorce Lawyer
Dedicated Divorce Attorney in Jacksonville, FL
While divorce is almost always accompanied by difficulty, the process is
made simpler when both spouses agree on important aspects of their separation.
At Hutchinson Law, our
Jacksonville family lawyers can help you bypass a strenuous
contested divorce by forming a divorce plan that both parties can agree on. We have handled
a wide range of family cases, and understand how to facilitate a beneficial
arrangement in seemingly impossible situations. Contact our firm to learn
more about how our experienced legal team can provide the counsel you need.
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How to Secure an Uncontested Divorce
In order to seek a divorce, at least one spouse must be able to demonstrate
that he/she is eligible to file for dissolution of the marriage. While
any number of causes may lead to a petition for divorce, all cases must
be able to meet a few basic requirements.
The prerequisites for a divorce case in Florida are as follows:
- Proof that a spouse has resided in Florida for 6 months
Evidence of an irretrievably broken marriage,
- Substantiated claims of a spouse's mental incapacity
If these terms have been met, the couple is free to begin the divorce process.
In an uncontested dissolution, both parties come to agree on critical
issues of their separation prior to a court hearing. This option involves
minimal stress, and can often be organized with a flat rate fee.
The following must be settled in an uncontested case:
- child and spousal support
- division of property
- time sharing and child custody
While this process is much faster than other types of divorce, it does
not entirely bypass the court system. An experienced legal professional
can be a valuable asset at this time, ensuring that you take the proper
steps to validate the dissolution of your marriage. Our
Jacksonville divorce attorneys at Hutchinson Law are capable of guiding clients through a wide range
of circumstances, and can help you secure favorable terms of divorce in
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