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Florida: Do you need a reason to get a divorce? By MaryCatherine Crock, Daytona Lawyer

Florida is among many states that allow for “no-fault” divorces. This means that one spouse does not have to show wrong-doing on behalf of the other spouse, nor meet other legal requirements, in order to get a divorce. Pursuant to Florida Statutes, there are two bases for a divorce: 1) the marriage is irretrievably broken or 2) there is mental incapacity of one of the parties. This means that parties are allowed to seek and accomplish a dissolution of marriage without any specific reason or wrong-doing on behalf of the other party.

Since 1986, Rice Law has assisted clients in dissolution proceedings in the greater Daytona Beach, Volusia County, and Flagler County areas. If you have questions or concerns regarding a dissolution proceeding in Florida, contact us for a consultation regarding your options. Call 386-310-2914 to reach our Daytona Beach, Florida office.