What Documents and Supporting Information are Required to be Submitted with a Divorce Petition in Colorado?

A Colorado divorce petition must include: a statement that the marriage is irretrievably broken; the legal residence of both spouses and the length of residence in Colorado; the date of the marriage; the names, ages and addresses of all living children of the marriage; a statement as to whether the wife is currently pregnant; any agreements reached regarding spousal support, child support or child custody; a description of the relief sought by the court; and a statement that the petitioner(s) understand the temporary injunction in place during the divorce proceedings. (Colorado Statutes Title 14, Article 10, Section 107)

The information on this page is meant to provide a general overview of the law. The laws in your state and/or city may deviate significantly from those described here. If you have specific questions related to your situation you should speak with a local attorney.

Additional Family Law Articles

Search LawInfo's Family Law Resources

Lead Counsel Rated Law Firm

Click Here to Learn More