New Jersey Divorce Lawyer Discusses the Waiting Periods on Grounds for Divorce
As an experienced New Jersey Divorce Lawyer, I often advise my clients about the waiting times before filing for divorce based on grounds.
- Extreme Cruelty – You must wait three months to file, but you can look back three months to date when the cruelty started
- If you are filing for extreme cruelty, you will need to provide at least 5-10 examples of an occurrence.
- Separation requires you to be separated for a minimum of 18 months. This is means you must be completely separated with nothing to do with each other.
Are you filing for divorce and wonder if you must wait after filing for grounds? Contact experienced New Jersey Divorce Lawyer Salvatore Simeone for guidance.