Deciding to get a divorce entails legally terminating your marital status. Going through a divorce can be challenging and grueling. As Omaha divorce attorneys we use our vast experience to make the legal process of getting divorced as easy as possible for our clients. During the ongoing proceedings, we know that you will probably have plenty of questions and are experiencing many emotions. We have gone through this with many clients and are here for you. We are divorce attorneys who take the counsel part of our jobs very seriously.
Nebraska Divorce Overview & Laws
Where to Start When Getting a Divorce
Nebraska Divorce Residency Requirements
Under Nebraska laws, the district court has the authority to terminate a marriage if either of the spouses lived in the state for one year just prior to filing the divorce petition. The divorce petition can be filed in a court located in the same county where either party is located. We will address any questions you have if you are concerned about whether or not you satisfy the residency requirements.
Grounds for Filing for Divorce in Nebraska
A divorce can be granted in Nebraska regardless of whether the decision to end the marriage is amicable or if there is a mutual agreement regarding the reason for the divorce. Normally, a divorce is granted based upon irreconcilable differences. However, other grounds for divorce include:
- Cruel and inhumane treatment
Resolving Various Issues Associated With a Divorce
Getting a divorce is not only the end of a marriage but also involves setting up legal agreements regarding financial resources accrued during the marriage. Deciding how the welfare of any child or children produced from the union will be handled between both parties is also a major issue. Some of these issues may include:
- Division of marital property
- Child custody
- Child support
- Division of retirement benefits
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Call Our Team of Divorce Experts to Discuss Your Case Today
The attorneys at Nebraska Legal Group practice solely in the area of divorce and family law. We have dozens of years of experience in thousands of cases, and we are qualified to handle any type of divorce that might be right for your situation. To speak with a qualified attorney, call us at 402.509.7033 to set up your initial consultation. We look forward to working with you.
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