Lindenhurst, NY asked in Divorce for New York

Q: WHERE CAN I FIND THE " NO FAULT DIVORCE FORMS FOR NEW YORK STATE. THE DRL 170(7) IRRETRIEVABLE BREAKDOWN IN RELATIONSHIP

I TRIED THE SUPREME COURT LIBRARY, BUT THEY DO NOT HAVE IT IN PRINT YET. THEY GAVE ME A WEB ADDRESS, BUT THEY DO NOT HAVE IT IN THERE EITHER. PLEASE HELP ME. THANKS.

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  • Albany, NY
  • Licenced in New York

A: It should be in the NYS OCA website library of forms.

Remember, though, you must prove more than a simple 6-month breakdown. You also have to show the Court you have agreed to the fundamental issues ( distribution of assets and debt, custody, child support, etc). And this is best done in a separation agreement. Try to mediate your breakup to accomplish this.

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