Parker, CO asked in Divorce for Colorado

Q: If my spouse and I agree on how we will handle our property in a divorce do we have to present it to the court?

We want to avoid filing all our financial information in the court and keep it to ourselves. We have agreed on our own what to do with our property.

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1 Lawyer Answer

John Hyland Barrett III

Answered
  • BOULDER, CO
  • Licensed in Colorado

A: You are required to make full financial disclosure to the court. The court is being asked to approve your settlement and make it a court order. That requires the court to make a finding that your agreement is fair and reasonable.

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