Rhode Island Divorce Laws & Resources

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If you are interested in learning more about divorce in Rhode Island, you can find some additional information, links and resources listed below. These resources are not meant to be all-inclusive, but should give you a variety of starting points to pursue in your own research. Of course, you might also wish to research the Rhode Island Code on your own, or simply decide to consult with a Rhode Island attorney specializing in divorce law.

Rhode Island Divorce Resources:

Rhode Island Divorce from Soup to Nuts: This article explains much of the Rhode Island divorce process in a brief and comprehensive manner, including information on strategy, filing requirements, costs, and more.

Rhode Island Domestic Violence: This excellent resource includes names and phone numbers for anti-domestic violence assistance programs for every county in Rhode Island, along with links to statewide services.

Rhode Island Divorce Mediation: This website, operated by the Rhode Island Divorce Mediation Organization, contains extensive information on mediation services in the state, as well as other alternatives to divorce such as separation and, of course, prevention in the first place.

Rhode Island Office of Child Support Services: This government-run website contains direct links to the payment calculations used to determine child support. It also has a set of interactive worksheets you can work with directly on the site. The site also links to the full text of the Rhode Island child support guidelines, should you be interested in reviewing them. Of course, an attorney well-versed in Rhode Island divorce law can help explain all of this in clearer terms.

Free Advice Divorce Articles:
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Dividing Up Property in a Divorce: Community Property vs. Equitable Distribution
The Divorce Process: From Separation to Final Judgment
Ending a Marriage or Taking a Break
Effect of Premarital Agreements on Divorce
Effect of Divorce on Taxes
Effect of Divorce on Estate Planning/Wills

Rhode Island Divorce/Child Support/Child Custody Lawyers:
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Find an experienced Rhode Island Child Support or Custody Lawyer at AttorneyPages.com

How a Family Lawyer Can HelpRhode Island Online Divorce Services:

LegalZoom.com – An online documentation service that helps users file for divorce.
CompleteCase.com– Offers an affordable way to file for uncontested divorces online.

Rhode Island Divorce Laws: Click below to find the Rhode Island Divorce information you’re looking for:
Rhode Island Divorce Law, Lawyers & Attorneys
Rhode Island Divorce & Separation
Rhode Island Divorce & Finances
Rhode Island Child Custody & Rhode Island Child Support

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