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Grounds for Divorce in Florida Florida Statutes, Chapter 61, governs the dissolution of marriages for the state. Per Florida Statute, Chapter 61.052, the grounds for divorce are:
  • The marriage is irretrievably broken, or
  • One of the spouses suffers mental incapacity.
Additionally, there is a requirement that one of the parties must reside in Florida for a minimum of six months before the petition for dissolution is filed. Many important issues will need to be resolved during the process of a divorce. How will the assets be divided? How will the debts be split?  How will time-sharing be divided

Obtaining the services of a skilled, caring Brevard County divorce attorney for your divorce is a vital action to take without delay. If the correct court procedures are not strictly followed, you run the risk of permanently losing certain rights in your contested divorce case.  Melbourne divorce attorney, Gina Schlegel, is committed to working with you to understand your specific situation and needs, and to determine the best course of action to take.