How long does a divorce take to finalize in Florida?
An uncontested divorce can take about ten days to prepare; after your Ayo and Iken attorney files the petition with the court, the final hearing will be scheduled to finalize the divorce. Depending on the judge's backlog, an uncontested divorce could be finalized in as little as a month, or as long as three months.
How long does it take for a divorce to be finalized after filing?
six monthsOnce you file the divorce petition and serve it on your spouse, you will have to wait at least six months for your divorce to be finalized.
How will you know when your divorce is final?
Your divorce is final on the day the court signs the decree. You normally will receive it a few days later, since it is sent to your attorney, who will then send you a copy. You are legally divorced as of the date the decree is signed.