Clearwater, FL asked in Divorce for Florida

Q: Will a judge do a QDRO in an uncontested divorce without lawyers if we will hire an attorney after to handle QDRO?

We are in Florida and agree on division of assets including 401k

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Nicole Vette
Nicole Vette
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  • Boynton Beach, FL
  • Licensed in Florida

A: Yes

Justin Gary Hausler
Justin Gary Hausler
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  • Casselberry, FL
  • Licensed in Florida

A: The judge won't do the QDRO for you. You will need to hire an attorney, usually one with a tax background to prepare a QDRO for you. The QDRO doesn't have to hold up the divorce. You can simply get a final judgment and request that the judge sign the QDRO when it's ready.

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