Divorce Attorneys Serving O'Fallon, St. Charles, Lincoln, and Warren Counties
Divorce Lawyers Serving O’Fallon, St. Charles County, and the Surrounding Counties
Missouri No Fault Divorce
Missouri is a no fault divorce state. In order to get a divorce in Missouri all that is required is that either spouse swear or testify that the marriage is irretrievably broken. The other spouse does not have to agree and no showing of fault is required.
Divorce is a traumatic experience that can leave you with doubts and uncertainties about your future. Having the right team to support you makes all the difference. High-tension situations, especially between couples who have a history of conflict, can erupt into full-on litigation battles. Suddarth and Koor, LLC will avoid these situations to the best of our ability. We are trained and certified mediators and have years of experience conducting negotiations between combative parties in complex financial and emotional circumstances.
The decisions you make during a divorce will have an enormous impact on the rest of your life, both emotionally and financially. When there are children involved, your level of involvement in your children’s lives may also affected.
A divorce can be contested or uncontested. A contested divorce is one where there are disagreements between the two parties. They are unable to come to an agreement or compromise on issues of the divorce such as property or child custody. An uncontested divorce is one where both parties have come to a compromise or agreement.
Issues that are covered in a divorce can include property division, child support, custody, visitation, spousal maintenance, and more. We will help you figure out the difficult questions such as
How will I support myself after the divorce?
How can I protect my assets?
Is it better to use just 1 lawyer?
How long will my divorce process take?
How are we going to divide our property?