I filed for an uncontested divorce just 2 weeks ago. My case got a judge assigned but never made it to the judge's calendar. Today I received UD-11. Last page says ENTER and has the judge's signature. Does that mean my divorce is final? Should I mail a copy of this document to my ex? Or is there a different document I should be getting from the court?
Workers' Compensation Lawyer
Something doesn't sound right. You can't get a divorce decree 2 weeks after filing the initial complaint for divorce. You must serve a notice of the divorce, a summons attached to the complaint to give them an opportunity to respond. If you have no property or children, it doesn't matter, the other party has 35 days to respond. So in short, something is not right in your filing. Call the family law clerk to get more instruction on this. Or better yet get an attorney to save time and hassle.
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Personal Injury Lawyer
I agree with my colleague. Consult with an attorney to review what is going on with your case. An attorney can't give you an opinion about a document without seeing it.
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Divorce / Separation Lawyer
I agree with my colleagues. You should consider meeting with an attorney well-versed in these areas.
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