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Virginia Divorce Law


Each state has its own set of divorce laws.Virginia divorce statutes cover alimony, property distribution, child support and child custody. Virginia divorce laws are complicated, so if you have any questions, don't hesitate to contact a local Virginia divorce lawyer.

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

Virginia State Laws

  • Fault/No-Fault: 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. If you would like more information about Virginia divorce law and the divorce process, connect with a local divorce lawyer. Call 877-349-1310 or fill out the divorce case review form below to get started today.

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The above synopsis of Virginia 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 Virginia 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.