How does our online dissolution process work?

The Florida Simple Divorce Process

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Choose your divorce option below.

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Fill out your information for the Attorney to draft your documents.

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Review, sign, and return documents. Sit back, relax and we file and finalize for you.

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1. Choose Your Divorce Option

If you have any remaining chance to save your marriage, we encourage you to exit this website and make every effort. If you are confident you have done so and are solid in your decision to proceed we will be happy to help. There are three different divorce options. Some more general information about divorce.

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Option 1: Document Preparation Service

If money is a concern and you don’t mind doing some of the legwork, this option might be the choice for you. We draft all your documents (specific to your county) the same as the other options but we will not be representing you as your attorney, filing for you and you will likely be required to attend a hearing. You will be responsible for seeing that the documents get properly and timely filed, and a hearing set for the final judgment to be signed. You will receive everything you need and nothing you don’t. We give you an instruction sheet advising you step by step what to do in the process to assist you in moving through the system.

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Option 2: No Children, Debts or Property

If you have no joint real or personal property or joint debts to divide and you have no minor children together then this is the option for you.

This is by far the easiest, least expensive and fastest option. We draft your documents, you sign and notarize, we file and finalize for you.

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Option 3: No Children With Debts or Property

If there are no minor children born of the marriage but you do have some assets/property or debts to divide then this will be the option for you. We draft your documents, you sign and notarize, we file and finalize for you.

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Option 4: With Children

If your divorce involves any children born during the marriage that are still under the age of 18 you will select this option.

We draft your documents, you sign and notarize, we file and finalize for you.

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2. Submit Information and Payment

Filling out all information as accurately as possible will assist in processing your case quickly and help you keep costs down. After you submit your information form, you will make your payment based on the option you chose.

The filing fee can be paid online or by check payable to Florida Simple Divorce in the amount of $421.00. If you decide to pay online, the fee for filing will be $432 (credit card processing fees). There are no hidden costs or fees. The only time there would be additional fees is if both parties decide they want changes made to the documents.

Please note that we do not file the action until we have received all the documents back and signed by both parties. We do that because people sometimes change their mind and decide to stay together or they change their mind and decide there are issues they want to contest. In either case we save you the filing fee of $408 by making sure everyone is in agreement before we proceed.

3. Review and Sign

Our goal is to have your documents drafted and sent to you within 48 hours of receiving your request and payment. We will do everything we can to complete this process as quickly and painlessly as possible for our clients to help ease or alleviate any additional stress. You will then have your spouse review and sign. After the documents are signed you will return them to us and we will see that they are filed and finalized.

Please note that we do not file the action until we have received all the documents back and signed by both parties. We do that because people sometimes change their mind and decide to stay together or they change their mind and decide there are issues they want to contest. In either case we save you the filing fee of $408 by making sure everyone is in agreement before we proceed.

Timeline: A couple can be divorced in approximately (30) thirty days, assuming all parties properly sign/notarize the documents drafted for them and promptly return them to our office. The court is required to wait at least (20) twenty days after the documents are filed with the Clerk of Court to proceed. Typically, the Judge will sign off on the Final Judgment within 2 or 3 days of receiving it.

By using our service, parties do not have to attend a hearing or make an appearance. After all your paperwork is signed/notarized and sent to us, our office takes care of the rest until the divorce is finalized.