How to Obtain a Divorce After a Decree of Legal Separation Has Been Issued

If the court has already issued a final Decree of Legal Separation and one of the parties wishes to later obtain a divorce, a new initial Petition for Dissolution of Marriage would need to be filed using the same case number as the legal separation case.How to Obtain a Divorce After a Decree of Legal Separation Has Been Issued You would need to notify the Court in that petition that a Decree of Legal Separation was previously issued and that you now wish to dissolve the marriage.

Contact Our Scottsdale Arizona Legal Separation Attorneys

If you are in need of a legal separation lawyer in Arizona, the family law firm of Hildebrand Law, PC is only a phone call away. Our attorneys handle all types of legal separation cases in Arizona. Please call (480) 305-8300 if you wish to speak with our Arizona legal separation lawyers or have additional questions regarding Arizona legal separation laws.