Family Law Blog

Arizona Domestic Violence Laws

What is Domestic Violence? Under Arizona law, “Domestic Violence” (“DV”) is not a crime, it is an enhancement. It is vital for you to understand “Domestic” and “Violence” are separate words. “Domestic” is defined by the relationship. DV enhancements are...
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How Do I Serve Divorce Papers In Arizona?

In legal parlance, the “service” of papers is the required process of notifying the other party that you have filed something in court concerning them. If you have filed for divorce, you need to “serve” your spouse through any of...
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Arizona Community Property Law

One of the most disputed aspects of divorce is the division of marital property. This is even more challenging in Arizona, which is one of the few ‘community property states’ in the US. What does this mean for divorcing spouses?...
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