Many individuals are choosing to divorce without hiring a lawyer and there are resources to support them.
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Filing for divorce in California requires completion of a few forms and payment of a filing fee.
Here are the basic legal steps of how to get a divorce in California.
The divorce paperwork required by the court is substantial and challenging. Fortunately there are several options for getting it done.
In California divorces in which both spouses are involved in the divorce process, you must exchange financial disclosure forms.
All California divorces require complete disclosure as regards assets, debts, income and expenses.
Filing a response to a divorce petition has pros and cons.
Here are the main forms required for a California divorce and your main options for completing them.
The Summary Dissolution process is an easier way to divorce but not many couples qualify and it does have potential drawbacks.
You can cancel or dismiss your divorce case after it is filed. However, there are some restrictions in California.