You have qualified to use DivorceWriter to complete your District of Columbia divorce papers online. Select "Continue" to start the interview.
Washington DC 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.
To file for divorce in the District of Columbia (DC), at least one spouse must have lived in DC continuously for at least six months at the time the divorce is filed.
*Same-Sex Residency Exception: A same sex couple can divorce in DC even if neither spouse has lived in DC for the last six months, as long as the spouses married in DC and both live in jurisdictions where they cannot obtain a same-sex divorce.
To file for no-fault divorce in DC, you must have been separated for at least six (6) months. Spouses are considered to be separated in DC even if they live under the same roof as long as they have separate bedrooms, sleep in separate beds, do not engage in a sexual relationship, and do not engage in activities commonly associated with being a married couple. Below are the no-fault grounds in detail. Only one of the grounds need to be met:
After completing the online interview, DivorceWriter will send you the divorce forms you prepared online along with detailed DC filing procedures. The basic steps for filing your divorce are as follows:
Division of property & debt, child parenting plan (including child support, visitation and custody), spousal support, and more are covered.
DivorceWriter provides forms specific to Washington DC and offers a money back guarantee if your documents are not accepted by the Court.
|© 2018 Pro Se Planning, Inc. All rights reserved.|