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How much does a divorce cost in Nebraska?

| Feb 19, 2020 | High-asset Divorce |

Marriage is a simple choice, but it has many complicated consequences. This ends up feeling especially true if people are considering divorce. Although most states have the same standards for people joining together in matrimony, there are many different ways that people could end that bond.

  • How long must a person be a Nebraska resident to file for divorce?

Many states have a minimum of three or six months of residency before their courts will hear a divorce case. In the case of the Cornhusker State, people must live there for a minimum of a year before filing for divorce unless they have been married for less than a year and lived in Nebraska the whole time.

  • How much does it cost to get divorced in Nebraska?

Nebraska offers average divorces at rates lower than national expectations. Marriages end for the fifth-lowest average price nationwide when they are sorted out in Nebraska. This is also considering Nebraska’s median income, which is almost precisely the middle of the pack of states.

  • How many people are divorced in Nebraska?

Divorce is not uncommon in Nebraska, as around 10% of the adult population is divorced. This may include people who were previously married and already experienced a divorce before a second or third marriage.

  • How can people get help with divorces?

People are always permitted legal representation during divorces, even if a lawyer is handling only part of the process. An attorney can represent a person’s interests during the process of separation or ending a marriage, especially when it comes to child custody issues.

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