How to Start a Legal Separation in Arizona
Starting a Legal Separation in Arizona
A legal separation in Arizona is obtained in the same manner as a divorce.
In both cases, a petition is filed with the Superior Court.
That petition is served on the other spouse and the parties either submit a settlement agreement resolving all of the issues in the case or the issues are presented to the court at a trial, and the judge then issues final orders resolving the issues in the case.
The procedural steps in an Arizona legal separation case are identical to the steps necessary to complete a divorce.
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Chris Hildebrand wrote this article about how to start a legal separation in Arizona to ensure everyone has access to information about legal separation laws in Arizona. Chris is a family law attorney at Hildebrand Law, PC. He has over 24 years of Arizona family law experience and has received multiple awards, including US News and World Report “Top Arizona Divorce Attorneys”, Phoenix Magazine “Top Divorce Law Firms”, and Arizona Foothills Magazine “Best of the Valley” award. He believes the policies and procedures he uses to get his clients through a legal separation should all be guided by the principles of honesty, integrity, and actually caring about what his clients are going through.