How do I Start 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.
How Do I Start a Divorce in Arizona
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.

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) 305-8300 if you wish to speak with our Arizona divorce lawyers or have additional questions regarding Arizona divorce laws.