How to Apply for a Divorce Free of Charge

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Visit the Legal Services Corporation home page. Choose your state from the drop down menu. The next page will list the offices of Legal Aid in your state by the counties that they serve. Your state may only have one office or several. Find the office serving your county.

Call the number provided and request an application. You may be required to answer some screening questions over the phone. They will send you an application in the mail. You may also be directed to a website if there is an online application process.

Fill out the application when you receive it. Do not leave any blanks. If a section does not apply to you simply put "n/a." Attach the necessary income verification and court papers if you have a pending court case. Return the application.



About the Author

Maria Lassen has many years experience in the legal field. She was a practicing hair and nail technician for 10 years and has been a freelance writer since 2010. Lassen studied creative writing at Bowling Green State University and holds a certificate in paralegal studies.

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