It would be the Clerk of Court who has instructions and forms for filing a foreign judgment, but that does not necessarily mean that you can file it here. I added International Law so you may get some additional insight. Divorced folks who move here from elsewhere do not necessarily domesticate a foreign divorce unless there are ongoing issues such as child support or legal decision making or parenting time that will need to be decided by the Court here. Perhaps the custom is different in Egypt.
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Foreign marriages and divorce decrees are recognized in the US on the base of comity. If you want to question the validity of the foreign decree you need to contact the Attorney General in your state. If you are looking to obtain recognition of your foreign divorce in Arizona, did you marry in the US, or in Arizona?. In this case, you need to provide a marriage certificate, and the foreign divorce decree. The Court Clerk is responsible of registering the decree where the marriage was originally registered. If you did not marry in the US, you need to provide copy of your foreign marriage certificate (translated and authenticated). For many states, recognition does not imply enforcement. So the question is (as my colleague posted it) why you want recognition? Are there any issues pending with support or custody? In this case there are Treaties applicable to your case, among which the UN Convention on Recovery Abroad of Maintenance (NY 1956); the 1958 Hague Convention on Recognition and Enforcement of Decisions Concerning Maintenance towards Children; and the 1973 Hague Convention on Recognition and Enforcement Decisions Relative to Maintenance Obligations.
In any case, you need to hire an international firm.
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An international firm is advisable, as is a family law lawyer with international family law knowledge and experience. There are, indeed, family law lawyers available with the professional experience to advise.
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