Arizona Divorce

We provide the information on divorce and separation in Arizona that will make your marital split easier. You will be able to locate qualified lawyers and mediators to assist with the legal issues, access the state laws to find out what your rights are and how the process works, and estimate the level of child support that may be awarded. You can also access separation and divorce forms, get domestic abuse information state-wide, and locate divorce support groups in your area.

Divorce Lawyers

Bishop Law Office P.C
William Bishop
7210 North 16th Street
Phoenix, AZ 85020
Counties Served: Maricopa
Phone: (602) 749-8500

Law Office of Steven N. Cole LLC
Steven Cole
2140 East Thomas Road
Phoenix, AZ 85016
Counties Served: Maricopa
Phone: (480) 333-5588

Family law attorney Steven N. Cole is dedicated to helping individuals and families in Phoenix, Arizona that are going through the difficult processes of divorce, child custody and support disputes, or any other family law issue. Mr. Cole has nearly 20 years of experience handling such cases and is a compassionate yet aggressive advocate for his clients.

Timothy Durkin Attorney at Law
Timothy Durkin
40 North Center Street, Suite 200
Mesa, AZ 85383
Counties Served: Maricopa
Phone: (480) 779-7972

Attorney Timothy Durkin is a partner at Jackson White Law and represents the people of Phoenix, Arizona in a wide range of family law issues. Mr. Durkin is an expert in handling cases of divorce, high asset divorce, child custody, child support, and alimony issues. Both the firm and Timothy Durkin have a proven track record of results and have helped thousands of people navigate the issues of family law.

Gillespie, Shields, Durrant & Goldfarb
DeeAn Gillespie Strub
7319 N 16th Street
Phoenix, AZ 85020
Counties Served: Maricopa, Gila, Pinal
Phone: (602) 870-9700

The attorneys of Gillespie, Shields, Durrant & Goldfarb listen to your needs and formulate unique strategies for your individual case. Our experienced attorneys will vigorously advocate on your behalf whether you are filing for a divorce, asking for spousal support or determining custody of your children. In practice since 1985, our top-tier family lawyers are skilled in an array of areas and specialize in helping women through divorce. Contact our family-focused team if you need of an experienced and effective attorney to represent you.

Hildebrand Law, P.C.
Christopher Hildebrand
4900 North Scottsdale Road, Suite 2800
Scottsdale, Arizona 85251
Counties Served: Maricopa, Pinal, Pima
Ph.: 480-305-8300

R.J. Peters & Assoc., P.C.
1422 N 2nd Street Suite 100
Phoenix, AZ 85004
Counties Served: Maricopa
Phone: 602-254-7251
Fax: 602-254-1229

Law Offices of Scott David Stewart
777 E. Thomas Rd
Phoenix, AZ 85014
Counties Served: Maricopa
Phone: (602) 548-3400

At the Law Office of Scott David Stewart, our family law attorneys have over 65 years of combined family law experience. Our team fully understands the complexities of family law issues and fights tenaciously for every client. Whether you're involved in a child support, child custody, divorce, or asset division issue, our team can help.

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Divorce Mediation

The Aurit Center For Divorce Mediation
Michael Aurit
7231 E. Princess Blvd Suite 202
Scottsdale, AZ 85255
Counties Served: Maricopa
Phone: (480) 378-2686

Divorce mediation helps keep you in control of your divorce. Through the mediation process, we can help you can reach a fair agreement on all of the divorce issues that is personalized to your unique situation. Mediation is far less expensive than a litigated divorce and everything is kept confidential. Save time, reduce stress and avoid a costly court battle by mediating your divorce. Contact us today for a free one hour consultation.

Christian Dispute Solutions
Faith-based divorce mediation
Offices in Mesa and Glendale
Counties Served: Maricopa
Ph.: 602-283-9887

Divorce Financial Professionals

Jonathan Gentile - AZ Divorce Financial Professional

Purity Wealth Advisors
Jonathan D. Gentile, AAMS
4111 E. Valley Auto Drive Suite #104
Mesa, AZ 85206
Counties Served: Maricopa, Pinal
Phone: (480) 307-9909
Fax: (480) 907-1413

I'm an experienced financial advisor with a goal oriented approach. I help my clients determine where they are financially, and most importantly, where they want to be in the new future they will be establishing post-divorce. In addition to providing investment management, I enjoy helping clients who may be new to paying bills, balancing a checkbook, budgeting, etc. I am passionate about all of these services I provide and believe in consistent communication while providing them. I can accommodate Evening, Weekend and In-Home meetings if more convenient as well. Securities offered through Raymond James Financial Services, Inc., Member FINRA/SIPC

Nancy A. Hetrick - Divorce Financial Analyst

Smarter Divorce Solutions, LLC
Nancy A. Hetrick, CDFA
1645 E Missouri Ave, Suite 110
Phoenix, Arizona 85016
Counties Served: Maricopa
Phone: (877) 552-4017

Nancy Hetrick specializes in helping people who are going through a divorce, their attorneys, and other divorce professionals working on their behalf. As a Certified Divorce Financial Analyst [CDFA™], she analyzes both the short- and long-term financial implications of various divorce settlement options to help clients understand the implications of any settlement. She can help in the data gathering and preparation of the Financial Affidavit, budgets, and forecasting. She can also provide information to help clients make the difficult financial decisions they are faced with during divorce.

Guided Divorce Preparation

You don't always need to retain a lawyer to file for divorce. This service can help you prepare your own uncontested divorce by walking you through questions that customize your paperwork. And it's a great do it yourself option whether you have children or not. You'll also be able to access numerous downloadable books which discuss a variety of issues which often come up in a divorce. Begin your Arizona divorce today.

QDRO Preparation

QdroDesk - Experts in the Business Since 1989 - This industry proven online QDRO service provides divorcing spouses with an accurate and cost-effective means to prepare their Qualified Domestic Relations Orders.

Private Investigators

RB Investigations, LLC
Serving the Phoenix / Scottsdale area
RBI is a licensed and bonded agency which specializes in all types of investigations, offering professional results obtained in a discrete manner.

Parenting Classes

Parent Education Classes - Parents of minor children involved in domestic relations actions such as separation, divorce, or paternity issues are required to complete a parent information program. These classes are intended to help parents learn about the impact of divorce and separation on their children. Parents will also learn how to recognize when their children are having emotional problems due to the divorce, what they can do to help their children adjust, and how to co-parent with their ex. After parents finish the course, they will receive a certificate of completion. This certificate is required before any case involving minor children will be finalized.

Approved Arizona Parent Information Program Classes:

  • Maricopa County - (602) 506-1561
  • Pima County - (520) 724-4949
  • Cochise County - (520) 432-8485
  • Apache County - (928) 337-7550
  • Pinal County - (520) 866-7349

Divorce Recovery Coach & Mentor for Women

Maria Tomas-Keegan - Divorce Transition Coach

SafeHarbor Coaching, LLC
María Tomás-Keegan
14535 W Roanoke Avenue
Goodyear, AZ 85395
Phone: (623) 877-4946

María Tomás-Keegan inspires divorced women to rediscover their power and get crystal clear on what they value most, so they can live life by design rather than by default.  Her unique approach to coaching offers a step-by-step program that teaches women to look within, create a sense of calm and tap into their inner wisdom for guidance. María is a compassionate guide, confidante and motivator who is at your side every step of the way.  Imagine replacing wishful thinking with powerful action.

Divorce Support Groups

Tucson Divorce Recovery
1051 N. Columbus Blvd. Suite 103
Tucson, Arizona 85711
Phone: (520) 495-0704
Offering divorce support and recovery services for over 30 years, Divorce Recovery Support Groups helps all individuals affected by divorce and separation. They provide classes for children of divorce with age-appropriate activities and guidance. Adults will find a wide range of services from group meetings to educational classes.

More local divorce recovery groups

Domestic Violence Support

Coalition Against Domestic Violence

Arizona Divorce Law

Complete AZ Divorce Statutes - Title 25 - Marital and Domestic Relations
Specific statues relating to annulment, separation, and divorce:

  • Annulment (25-302)
  • Domicile provisions (25-312)
  • Which court has jurisdiction and where papers should be filed (12-401 and 25-311)
  • Waiting period after divorce or separation papers are served (25-329)
  • Legal separation (25-313 and 25-317)
  • Grounds for divorce / Irretrievable breakdown (25-316)
  • Grounds for dissolution of covenant marriage (25-903)
  • Transfer of action to conciliation court (20-381.09)
  • Division of marital assets and debts (25-318)
  • Alimony / spousal maintenance computation factors (25-319)
  • Restoration of maiden name (25-325)
  • Mandatory education class for parents of minors (25-352)
  • Child custody (25-403)
  • Sole and joint custody (25-403.01)
  • Child support / factors / method of payment (25-320)

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