Can I file for divorce on my own?

I’ve only been married for 1 1/2 years and we have no children, house, etc.

Asked on August 15, 2015 under Family Law, New Mexico

Answers:

M.D., Member, California and New York Bar / FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney

Answered 5 years ago | Contributor

While it is always better to have legal representation, yes you can file for divorce yourself. Since  there are no child support/custody issues or any property involved, this is something that you can do relatively easily.

Here is alink to a site that will provide the documents that you will need:

https://nmsupremecourt.nmcourts.gov/legal-forms/vdist_dom_rel_list_code.php


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