Atlanta, GA asked in Divorce and Landlord - Tenant for Georgia

Q: I’ve been trying for over 6 months to get a notarized paper from my husband to began divorce proceedings. The statement

The statement is to verify that we have worked out bills and what not amongst each other. Could I file without that statement?

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Robbie Levin
Robbie Levin
Answered
  • Marietta, GA
  • Licensed in Georgia

A: You can file the divorce petition. You do not need the statement from him to file.

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Regina Irene Edwards
Regina Irene Edwards
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Answered
  • Lawrenceville, GA
  • Licensed in Georgia

A: You don't need him to sign anything to start divorce proceedings. You can just file and have him served.

Homer P Jordan IV
Homer P Jordan IV
Answered
  • Atlanta, GA
  • Licensed in Georgia

A: You don’t need to get a notarized paper from him in order to start the divorce. If he’s refusing then it sounds like you may have a contested divorce situation. You should consult with an attorney who can help you with the proper course of action.

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