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Iowa Divorce Law


Iowa divorce laws cover alimony, property distribution, child support and child custody. Iowa divorce law can be complex, making it difficult to understand the impact it might have on your divorce. To find out how Iowa divorce law may affect your divorce, speak with a local Iowa divorce lawyer.

For your convenience, the chart below summarizes a few of the key concepts of Iowa's divorce laws:

Iowa State Laws

  • Fault/No-Fault: No-Fault
  • Property Distribution: Equitable
  • ADR Available: Yes
  • Parenting Plan Required: Yes

Please understand that this information is provided for illustration purposes only and is not legal advice. If you would like more information and legal advice about Iowa divorce law or your divorce options, speak to a local Iowa divorce lawyer by calling 877-349-1310 or filling out an Iowa divorce case review form.

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The above synopsis of Iowa divorce laws is by no means all-inclusive and has been adapted from applicable state laws. These laws may have changed since our last update and there may be additional laws that apply in your situation. For the latest information on these divorce laws, please contact a local Iowa divorce lawyer in your area.

Note: Keep in mind that all divorce laws are complex. If you need legal divorce advice or want to fully understand how these laws affect you, please speak with a local divorce attorney.