This timeline explains all the steps that take place during the divorce process in Missouri, from start to finish. Some cases are short, but others can be long and difficult.
In a best case scenario, the process can be finalized within two-six months. In Missouri, a divorce can be granted 30 days after all the paperwork is submitted in court. In a worst-case scenario, it can take over a year for everything to be finalized.
Before starting the process, Missouri residents should become familiar with the various rules and procedures. With all the resources available there’s no reason to complicate the divorce process.
If you are contemplating divorce, you should consult an attorney before moving forward. Tana Benner is an experienced attorney who has been serving Columbia, MO for many years. You can schedule a consultation with her here.