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Filing Custody, Child Support, Spousal Support & Community Property with an Uncontested Divorce

Understanding Custody, Child Support, Spousal Support & Community Property with an Uncontested Divorce

Can I still get a Quick Divorce in Louisiana during Covid-19?

To obtain a “quick” divorce in Louisiana, you and your spouse must have been separated for the required amount of time (six months without minor children or one year with minor children) prior to filing your divorce. Your spouse also must be willing to sign a “Waiver of Service” as discussed above. If both of these requirements are met, your divorce process will be processed entirely through paperwork without the need of court hearings. This process significantly speeds up the time to complete your divorce because you are not waiting for the court to schedule hearings and the sheriff to make service on your spouse. Uncontested, Article 103 divorces can be completed within a period of two weeks to a few months depending on what parish the case is filed.

Top Five Considerations for Child Custody Agreements

When you separate from your spouse or partner, you have two options on how child custody will be decided. Either the court can determine custody or you and your ex can come to an agreement relating to how you all will care for your children. By reaching an agreement,...

HOW TO CALCULATE CHILD SUPPORT FOR SHARED CUSTODY IN LOUISIANA (WORKSHEET B)

Did you know that there is a calculation for child support in Louisiana? The calculation makes determining the proper amount of child support predictable and straightforward. I will help you understand how to calculate your own child support in this blog article....
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