Does it matter who files for divorce first?
Either party can file for divorce. The person who files the divorce is called the Petitioner, and the other party is called the Respondent. Either party can request relief, regardless of who filed first.

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1. Do I need an attorney?
2. Who can help me fill out the forms if I have questions?
3. How long does a divorce take?
4. Can I get an annulment instead of a divorce?
5. Does it matter who files for divorce first?
6. What if I cannot find my spouse?
7. What if my spouse does not agree with my request?
8. Can I get an emergency custody order?
9. Is there a certain age in which children get to decide where they want to live?
10. Will the judge speak with the children?
11. Do I have to ask for child support?
12. Can we agree on our own dollar amount for child support?
13. Do I have to take a parenting class?
14. Do I have to go to court?