How do I Start a Divorce in Arizona?

Starting a Divorce in Arizona

You start a divorce by filing a divorce petition, as well as other related documents, that are required to be filed with the initial divorce petition. These documents are filed with the clerk of the county court where you reside.

You will be required to pay a filing fee at the time the initial divorce paperwork is filed. However, you can apply to have the filing fee waived if you meet the necessary financial requirements to waive that fee.

How Do I Start a Divorce in Arizona?

How Do I Start a Divorce in Arizona?

Each county court has unique local rules that must be followed when the petition is filed. You must, therefore, check all appropriate rules to ensure you are filing the correct paperwork in your county.

Contact Our Scottsdale Arizona Divorce Attorneys

If you are in need of a divorce lawyer in Arizona, the family law firm of Hildebrand Law, PC is only a phone call away. Our attorneys handle all types of divorce cases in Arizona. Please call (480)947-4339 if you wish to speak with our Phoenix and Scottsdale Arizona divorce lawyers or have additional questions regarding Arizona divorce laws.