Simplified dissolution of marriage, also referred to as a simple divorce, is a possible option or type of divorce available when the following conditions exist:
- The spouses do not have any minor children (by birth or adoption) of the marriage;
- The wife is not pregnant at the time of filing;
- The spouses agree in writing how the property and debt will be divided;
- The spouses must waive the right to alimony; and
- The spouses must waive the right to appeal.
If any of the aforementioned conditions are not met, then a simple divorce is not an option.
West Palm Beach Simple Divorce Attorney
The team of attorneys at Quality Family Law understand sometimes divorce may be the best option for the health and well-being of you and your family. A fresh start should not mean financial devastation. The attorneys of Quality Family Law strive to provide competent and compassionate representation without completely disrupting your family’s financial affairs.
During every step of your divorce or family law matters, the attorneys will work diligently on your behalf and thoroughly explain all of your options and legal rights. Quality Family Law represents individuals in all divorce and family law matters, including simple divorce, contested divorce, uncontested divorce, child support, child custody, and alimony.
Quality Family Law proudly represents individuals in divorce and other family law matters throughout Palm Beach County, including West Palm Beach, Boca Raton, Delray Beach, and surrounding areas. Contact the divorce attorneys of Quality Family Law at (561) 557-8686 or submit an online form for a confidential consultation.
Do I Need an Attorney for a Simple Divorce?
First, when spouses say they want a simple divorce, they often mean they both agree on most aspects of the divorce. For example, the spouses may agree on who keeps the family home or a vehicle.
However, the spouses do not realize all the complexities of a divorce that must be resolved, including the designation of property as separate or marital property, division of retirement accounts, hidden assets, and unknown debt.
Once the spouses are informed about all of the intricacies of dissolution of marriage, they usually recognize an experienced divorce attorney is necessary to guide them through the process.
Secondly, there are strict eligibility requirements for a simple divorce, including there must be no children of the marriage, the wife must not be pregnant at the time of filing for divorce, the spouses must agree in writing how the property and debt will be divided, the spouses must waive alimony, and the spouses must waive the right to appeal.
If there is any dispute, even the smallest disagreement, regarding the division of property, alimony, or waiving the right of appeal a simple divorce is not an option. At this juncture it is imperative to consult an experienced divorce attorney about other types of divorce.
Quality Family Law ǀ Palm Beach County Simple Divorce Lawyers
The experienced Palm Beach County simple divorce lawyers of Quality Family Law are here to help you and your family during a divorce. The compassionate and qualified lawyers of Quality Family Law understand this process can be taxing both emotionally and financially. With outstanding professionalism and competence, they will guide you through the entire process and help you determine what course of action is best for you.
Quality Family Law represents individuals in all divorce and family matters, including simple divorce, uncontested divorce, contested divorce, and alimony. They proudly represent individuals and families throughout Palm Beach County and Florida, including West Palm Beach, Palm Beach Gardens, Boca Raton, Jupiter, Delray Beach, Boynton Beach, and surrounding areas.
Contact Quality Family Law at (561) 557-8686 or submit an online form to schedule a confidential consultation and discuss your legal options.
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