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Missouri Divorce Law


Missouri has its own set of divorce laws covering alimony, property distribution, child support, state requirements and more. Many Missouri divorce laws are complex, but a local Missouri divorce lawyer may help you understand laws and state requirements.

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

Missouri 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 about Missouri divorce law and your divorce options, speak with a local divorce lawyer by calling 877-349-1310 or filling out the divorce case review form below.

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The above synopsis of Missouri 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 Missouri 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.