Wisconsin Divorce

If you are getting a Wisconsin divorce or are just legally separating, you'll find the resources to help you get started on the right track. You can locate experienced divorce lawyers in your area or find do it yourself options, such as divorce forms and online divorce services. There is also information about WI divorce laws, child support guidelines, worksheets, and calculators. To help you recover from divorce, you can look up local divorce support groups as well as access information on the state's domestic violence hotlines and shelters.

Online Divorce Help

What can you do if you know the marriage is over and it's time to move on, but your economic situation means hiring a lawyer is out of the question? When both spouses can agree on everything, it costs a lot less to file your own paperwork. And using an online divorce service like 3stepDivorce can make the process easy. Their system for completing the necessary paperwork is easy to use and walks you through every step of the process, including submitting all the required forms with the court. They offer detailed instructions and additional information if you have questions during the process. For a cost-effective alternative to hiring a lawyer, this Wisconsin online divorce service is worth checking out.

QDRO Documents

Prepare Your QDRO Papers Online - If you need an affordable and accurate way to get a Qualified Domestic Relations Order for your divorce, QdroDesk is the ideal solution. You'll be able to create all the required paperwork needed for both the courts and plan administrator to properly divide the retirement assets.

Divorce Education Programs

Mandatory Parent Education Classes - All parents must take a divorce education class if they have minor children. These programs and classes help educate parents about how the dissolution of the family unit can affect children and how parents can help their children deal with the divorce or separation. You can contact your local Family Court Commissioner's office for more information regarding dates and locations of classes in your area. You can also use the links below to find out more:

Additional Parenting Class Information

Abuse Shelters & Resources

End Domestic Abuse WI

Wisconsin Divorce Laws

Online Divorce Statutes - Section numbers for specific topics:

  • Residency requirements for annulment, separation, and divorce - 767.301
  • Jurisdiction and where to file - 767.01
  • Annulment - 767.313
  • Grounds for divorce and legal separation - 767.315
  • Property division / distribution - 767.61
  • Alimony / spousal maintenance / support - 767.56
  • Family support - 767.531
  • Name of spouse / resumption of former name - 767.395
  • Educational program for parents of minor children - 767.401
  • Child custody and physical placement - 767.41
  • Modification of custody - 767.451
  • Relocation with a child within or outside the state - 767.481
  • Child support - 767.511
  • Child support "Percentage of Income" calculation

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