During a divorce, many people prefer not to attend a court hearing. You may be too busy or feel nervous. Hiring an uncontested divorce attorney Florida gives you peace of mind and lets you focus on restructuring your life. Some couples agree to be civil when ending the marriage. When partners decide who gets what without litigation, that may be an uncontested divorce. Sometimes, you can avoid a court appearance in Florida, depending on the county. Having an uncontested divorce attorney saves you from going to hearings. Generally, only one spouse needs to attend court when the divorce is finalized. Your attorney will let you know how the process works.
Contact Jacobs Law Firm Orlando to ask about an uncontested divorce in Florida. We practice family law in several Central Florida counties and can let you know if you can avoid a court appearance. Our lawyers serve Florida's Orange, Lake, Seminole, Pasco, Hernando, Polk, Volusia, and Osceola Counties. You can represent yourself but having an uncontested divorce attorney will likely save you time. Filing on your own requires going to hearings and filing the proper documentation. Taking on the process without a divorce attorney consumes a lot of time. Also, if you make one mistake, it can cost you more in court fees. Jacobs Law Firm offers clients an option of a flat fee divorce. We also can work out payment plans if you’re on a budget.
It’s easier for couples without children to get a no-court divorce in Florida. Jacobs Law Firm can let you know if your county requires a hearing. Partners with kids have to get child support and custody approved by a family law court. Our attorneys will make sure the uncontested divorce is fair before it goes before a judge. Both spouses reach an agreement on dividing assets and property. Also, you may decide that one spouse will pay alimony. The partners sign a marital dissolution settlement and fill out financial affidavits. An uncontested divorce attorney guarantees the agreements are correct and files them.
An uncontested divorce florida with no court appearance makes it easier on clients. Jacobs Law Firm will make the proceedings as easy on you as possible. In Orange County, Florida, a judge reviews the documents, then finalizes everything unless the policies and procedures are changed in 2022. Uncontested divorces need to be filed in a county where one spouse lives or in any Florida County where venue may be appropriate. You also need to be a resident of Florida for at least six months prior to filing. The process isn’t as easy as it sounds. Please feel free to reach out to our Orlando divorce attorneys with any questions.
Jacobs Law Firm
331 S. Wymore Rd., Winter Park, Florida