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Kentucky Divorce Law


Each state has its own set of laws covering divorce, alimony, property distribution, child support and child custody. Many divorce laws are complex; speak with a local Kentucky divorce lawyer today to get legal advice about your divorce.

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

Kentucky State Laws

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

Please understand that this information is provided for illustration purposes only and is not legal advice. Get legal advice about Kentucky divorce law and your divorce options by speaking to a local Kentucky divorce lawyer. Call 877-349-1310 or fill out the divorce case review form below to get connected today.

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The above synopsis of Kentucky 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 Kentucky 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.