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If you’d like to learn more about Indiana divorce laws, including the applicable Indiana Codes governing Indiana separation and divorce, you’ll find additional information, links and resources below. This list is not meant to be exhaustive, but will point you in directions that your further research could take. Alternatively, you might decide to simply consult an Indiana attorney specializing in divorce law.

Indiana Divorce Resources:

Indiana Domestic Violence Crisis and Support Resources: Contact information for Indiana domestic violence shelters, crisis centers, safe houses, and violence prevention programs. The site also offers links to Indiana resources for legal aid, legal forms, Indiana attorney general, law enforcement, child abuse, child support, social services, finding a lawyer, finding a counselor, and more. 

Indiana Courts: Court Forms: This state-run website links to many of the forms that would be necessary in any case relating to domestic violence or marital dissolution, including protective order forms and guardianship forms. It also contains information regarding all your rights and responsibilities if self-representing in small claims court.

Indiana Directory of Divorce Mediation & Mediators: This is a directory of mediators and arbitrators in Indiana who are available to help for family law issues both within and without the court system. “Alternative dispute resolution” is the blanket term for the type of service that these professionals provide; it is an alternative to litigation in court. 

Free Advice Divorce Articles:

Common Law Marriages
Dividing Up Property in a Divorce: Community Property vs. Equitable Distribution
The Divorce Process: From Separation to Final Judgment
Ending a Marriage or Taking a Break
Effect of Premarital Agreements on Divorce
Effect of Divorce on Taxes
Effect of Divorce on Estate Planning/Wills

Indiana Family Law Statutes (Code):

Indiana Legal Separation: 31:15:3-3 thru 31:15:3-6

Indiana Divorce:
Grounds/Fault – No-Fault: 31:15:2-3
Residency/Where to File: 31:15:2-6 
Annulment: 31:11:8-1

Indiana Divorce and Finances:
Property Division/Debts: 31:15:7-5 thru 31:15:7-7
Spousal Support: 31:15:7-1 thru 7-2

Indiana Divorce and Children:
Child Custody: 31:17:2-8 thru 31:17:2-13
Child Support: 31:16:6-1 thru 31:16:6-6

Indiana Divorce/Child Support/Child Custody Lawyers:

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How a Family Lawyer Can Help

Indiana Online Divorce Services: – An online documentation service that helps users file for divorce. – Offers an affordable way to file for uncontested divorces online.

Indiana Divorce Laws: Click below to find the Indiana Divorce laws you’re looking for: 

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