Listen as Florida attorney Linda Gruszynski explains where
to go to file for divorce in Florida.
If you want to file for divorce, you have to go to the
circuit courts. There are 20 different circuits in the State of Florida.
To know to which circuit court you have to go to, it depends
on whether you are still sharing a residence with your spouse, or if the spouse
and your children live in a different location. If the latter is your situation, you will have to go to the nearest
circuit court where your spouse and your children live.
Another variable to divorce cases involves whether both
parties are in agreement, which would be an uncontested divorce. In an uncontested divorce, you both already
agree to sign a settlement. In that
case, you can pick the circuit most convenient for both of you. It could be any
one of the parties owns a home or property that is out-of-state, then Florida’s
courts do not have jurisdiction or authority to dictate and make decisions over
this property. Watch the video to
If you have additional questions regarding the process for
divorce, call the experienced Kissimmee divorce attorneys of Draper Law Offices at (407) 846-0075. I welcome your call. Visit our educational website
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