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Can I Get A Divorce In Queens If My Spouse Is In Prison?

Yes, when your spouse is incarcerated you may find that there are some logistical hurdles that you wouldn’t otherwise face, but divorce is an option for you.

Depending on whether your spouse is in a New York State prison or the federal system, you may experience some delays in serving your spouse with divorce papers, and if the matter becomes contested, your divorce may take much longer than it would otherwise.

Scheduling conferences and hearings for inmates can be difficult.

You’ll have the quickest, least frustrating divorce from an incarcerated spouse when you work with Queens divorce lawyers who know how to properly channel legal documents to your spouse and have experience dealing with divorce when one spouse is an inmate.

The attorneys at Zelenitz, Shapiro & D’Agostino can help with your divorce.

Call us today at 718-523-1111 for a free consultation with an experienced Queens divorce lawyer.

 

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