“June 2018 Updated”
How Do I File For Divorce in Oklahoma?
|1. File with a lawyer||The average cost in Oklahoma with children is $18,700.00||Click for alternative cheaper Options|
|2. Uncontested Divorce in Oklahoma||If you have an agreement, a no children Uncontested Dissolution of Marriage in Oklahoma starts at $149 without children.||Click to Schedule Appointment to Start Uncontested Appointment|
|3. Mediation||Use a mediator to help you settle any disagreements so you can avoid expensive divorce court!||Click for Mediation.|
Uncontested Divorces in Oklahoma
A dissolution of marriage with children in Oklahoma typically costs around $18,700.00 on average when it is contested. At Express Documents and Mediation, Inc., we help couples agree on the conditions of their separation so that they can get an uncontested process with children or without children. An Uncontested situation significantly reduces the cost of legal fees spent in Oklahoma!
Uncontested means that both parties agree to sign court papers or that neither party is contesting the Decree which will be signed by the Judge. Our job is two-fold:
1. Help the parties to simplify their agreement.
2. Draft all necessary documents they need to file their divorce forms at the court house in their county.
We cover all the bases; custody, visitation, child support, property, debt, retirement, assets, and any other area which may be important to the parties.
We have been in business almost eight years! Every year we save the State of Oklahoma millions of dollars in legal fees! These savings alone helps our local economy. Additionally, it enables families to heal quicker and makes the divide after a dissolution of marriage much smaller than what would happen in a typically heated court battle. Keeping the process peaceful is of particular importance when minor children are involved! Whether you need a divorce in Oklahoma City or an Uncontested Divorce in Tulsa, we have you covered no matter where you live in Oklahoma!
How do I get a Cheap Divorce in Oklahoma?
Step One. Determine exactly what you would like to ask for in the divorce. The cheap divorce option is what 99% of our customers take. If it is too complicated, we will let you know up front. Just for speaking with us, we have options to get you representation at reduced costs with our relationships in the legal industry.
Step Two. Make a list of all household items and joint property that need to be divided between the parties of the divorce. Even if you do not not know exactly what the other party will agree to, build the list to your best judgement. We can negotiate it later.
Step Three. Bring our Mediation Team your lists of desired property and debt settlement. We will discuss the process with you so that we can help you make the whole case simple. We hate complicated!
Step Four. Begin drafting documents so that you can file at the County Court Clerk where you live.
Step Five. Deliver documents to other spouse for their review.
Step Six. If all things are agreeable, continue filing process. If not, then we will help you negotiate the terms of agreement with your spouse.
How do I file for Uncontested Divorce in Oklahoma?
Answer. Schedule an appointment with our Mediation Staff to see if you qualify for a simple, cheap uncontested situation. If you do, we will coach you through the entire Uncontested Process. To learn more, read the article “How to file for divorce in Oklahoma without a lawyer – 4-step Process.” This article will show you step by step what is require to file an Uncontested Divorce yourself.
Divorce Filing Requirements in Oklahoma
You must be a resident of Oklahoma for at least 6 (six) months before filing your Petition for Dissolution of Marriage at the District Courthouse. Link to the OSCN.NET legal citation
You must be a resident of the County you live in for at least 30 (thirty) days before filing your Petition in Oklahoma at the district court clerk’s office. Link to the OSCN.NET legal citation
Founded in 2008, EXPDM has helped thousands of residents in the State of Oklahoma successfully complete Pro Se divorces, which is Latin and means “For Self.” When divorce tensions get high, we utilize unique processes in the areas of “Alternate Dispute Resolution” and “Divorce Mediation” to settle tough disputes.
Uncontested Divorce Combined with Mediation
Everybody wants the low-cost divorce option that is popular with Uncontested cases. No one wants to pay $8,000.00 for a divorce in Oklahoma! Unfortunately, not everyone has a true Uncontested dispute. With our Dispute Resolution Process, we can mediate the disagreements and potentially avoid a nasty Contested Court Battle!
We have developed some of the best methods for settling family disputes. Our processes are unique to us. They have been tried and tested for over 8 years!
There are many ways to start a dissolution of marriage. We use exclusive-to-us techniques that combine passion and experience to provide a not-so-nuclear method to dissolve an otherwise heated fight!
Oklahoma City Uncontested Divorce – Not limited to Oklahoma City
If you live in any of the 77 counties in the beautiful State of Oklahoma, we can help you out! We have serviced couples in every county and usually know what each court expects to see in your Decree! Our Oklahoma City option is not limited to the OKC Metro area! We serve the following counties in Oklahoma!
Adair Cotton Jackson McCurtain Pottawatomie Alfalfa Craig Jefferson McIntosh Pushmataha Atoka Creek Johnston Murray Roger Mills Beaver Custer Kay Muskogee Rogers Beckham Delaware Kingfisher Noble Seminole Blaine Dewey Kiowa Nowata Sequoyah Bryan Ellis Latimer Okfuskee Stephens Caddo Garfield Le Flore Oklahoma Texas Canadian Garvin Lincoln Okmulgee Tillman Carter Grady Logan Osage Tulsa Cherokee Grant Love Ottawa Wagoner Choctaw Greer Major Pawnee Washington Cimarron Harmon Marshall Payne Washita Cleveland Harper Mayes Pittsburg Woods Coal Haskell McClain Pontotoc Woodward Comanche Hughes