How long does a divorce take?

A divorce action can take several months or even years.

It will depend on what issues are going to be addressed, issues such as child custody, child support, spousal support, distribution of assets and debts, and whether the divorce will be contested or uncontested.

The Legal Information Center is a free program to provide information to people who are representing themselves in Family Law cases in Hillsborough County. Get the information you need to make an informed decision about your case.

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