Oklahoma allows you to complete your divorce without an attorney if you and your spouse can come to an agreement on what to do with your property and how you will care for any children that you have.
Oklahoma Residency Requirements
To get a divorce in Oklahoma, at least one spouse must have lived in Oklahoma for six (6) months immediately before filing for divorce. The divorce may be filed in the county where the spouse who files for divorce (the Petitioner) lived at least thirty (30) days immediately before filing or in county where the non-filing spouse (the Respondent) lives.
Grounds For Divorce
The no-fault grounds for divorce in Oklahoma is incompatibility.
Filing Your Oklahoma Divorce
The steps for filing your uncontested Oklahoma divorce are as follows:
- File a Petition for Dissolution of Marriage .
- Both spouses sign a few additional documents and file them with the Court.
- The spouse who filed for divorce attends a brief hearing approximately 10-30 days after the divorce was filed. The divorce can be finalized in as little as 10 days if there are no minor children (90 days if you have children together).
Division of property & debt, child parenting plan (including child support, visitation and custody), spousal support, and more are covered.
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