Lithonia, GA asked in Divorce for Georgia

Q: Who is the affiant in an uncontested divorce with no children?

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  • Roswell, GA
  • Licensed in Georgia

A: An affiant does not apply only to an uncontested divorce with no children. An affiant is anyone who makes and signs an affidavit. In the context of a divorce, the person who files the complaint must sign an affidavit (sometimes also called a verification) swearing that all of the facts stated in the complaint are true. If you are the person filing the complaint for divorce, then you would be the affiant.

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