Can I file for an uncontested divorce in Alabama?
An uncontested divorce is when both spouses agree on all the terms of their divorce, such as property division, alimony, and child custody. Here’s what you need to know:
- Can you file for an uncontested divorce in Alabama? Yes, you can! In fact, it’s one of the most straightforward and efficient ways to get a divorce.
- What do you need to file for an uncontested divorce in Alabama? To file for an uncontested divorce, you and your spouse must have signed a written agreement outlining the terms of your divorce. You’ll also need to complete and file certain forms with the court, such as a Complaint for Divorce and a Final Decree of Divorce.
- How long does an uncontested divorce take in Alabama? An uncontested divorce can be completed much faster than a contested divorce, which involves disputes between the spouses. In Alabama, an uncontested divorce typically takes anywhere from 30 to 90 days from the date you file the Complaint for Divorce.
Uncontested divorce sounds like it might be a good fit for you and your spouse, but keep in mind that it’s always best to consult with an attorney to make sure you understand all the legal implications of your agreement. That’s where The Law Offices of Charlotte Christian and Associates can help. Call 256-859-7277 to speak with our client acquisition team and get the guidance you need.
Please note that the answers for each question may vary depending on the specific facts of your case, and it is always best to consult with an attorney to get more accurate information. Also, this is general information and not legal advice.