See if you Qualify in Hawaii
Online Divorce provides qualitative and approved by the court Hawaii divorce forms. The information below will help you understand more about the divorce in Hawaii.
If you want to apply for a divorce in Hawaii, at least one of the spouses must reside in the state within 6 months before filing the application.
Valid Grounds to get divorce
In Hawaii there are only no-fault divorces are recognized. Your marriage will be considered as irretrievably broken and you will not need to prove in court that your spouse made a mistake in the marriage that led to the inevitable divorce. Also your divorce can be argued by the fact that you have not lived with your spouse for 24 months. Any accusations of spouses can play a key role in the division of property and the award of alimony.
Custody of the Child
Courts in Hawaii can award both joint and individual custody of the child, the decision will depend on the results of the analysis of the following factors:
1) the age of the child, his desire to stay with one of the parents;
2) the child's ability to adapt to the new environment;
3) the location of the apartments of each parent;
4) facts of domestic violence;
5) mental and physical state of the child
Rules for Child Support
Courts of the State of Hawaii oblige parents after a divorce to financially support their children. Thus, either one parent or both pay for the basic needs of the child. Also, the amount of financial support for a child may include expenses for health insurance.
Rules for Spousal Support
In some situations, the courts of Hawaii after the divorce may require one of the spouses to financially support the second spouse. The decision on alimony and their amount is made after the court has analyzed such factors as the standard of living of the couple in marriage, the financial situation of both spouses, the financial capabilities of the spouses, the dependence of one of the spouses from another spouse.
The state of Hawaii does everything in its power to help families, for those purposes the interven of mediators is encouraged in the divorce case in any situations.
Divorce Forms in Hawaii
The state of Hawaii provides all possible documents for divorce, many forms online you can find on the site. However, not all forms should be filled out to you, but only those that relate to the circumstances of your divorce. Keep in mind that incorrectly filled paper will lead to significant delays in the divorce proceedings. Online Divorce services are always ready to help you in choosing exactly those documents that correspond to the specifics of your divorce, we will also provide you with assistance in filling out forms, so that you can be sure that you will submit properly drawn up documents to the court, this will help you to avoid any delays during a divorce.