I have a limited divorce for the past two years and wish to file for absolute divorce. I do not wish to change anything as in support, visitation etc. Which is the best way to proceed?
You would need to file a complaint asking for absolute divorce, but before doing so I would recommend a consultation to make sure you understand what can happen that could change what is going on now, to make sure you should file
Either you or your spouse can file at this point for absolute divorce, but all issues are subject to being raised if there is not already a final binding agreement in place to lock in what happens with regard to alimony, custody, visitation, and property issues (including retirement/pension matters). Child support will be recalculated as well. See a lawyer before you act. Best practice if possible is to have a separation agreement negotiated and signed beforehand resolving all issues, then proceed on an uncontested basis.
File for your Absolute Divorce and incorporate anything you are already in agreement with and simply let the court know you are filing for an Absolute Divorce based on living separate and apart for > 1 year.
You need to meet with an attorney to discuss any potential changes that could be beneficial to you in equity interests such as property, retirement, support, etc. An attorney who frequently handles these types of cases will be able to advise you the best way to proceed, and can draft a Complaint for Absolute Divorce.
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