You can file a petition for divorce immediately under this Article. However, you must then wait at least 180 days (if no minor children were born of the marriage) or 365 days (if there were minor children) before you can ask the court to grant your divorce.
Divorce In Louisiana
Selecting the option that is best for you depends upon your circumstances. Since child custody, child support, spousal support, division of community property, and other things need to be taken into consideration, you should speak with an attorney before you decide. Mr. Cosenza will walk you through these options and offer advice about which one he thinks is appropriate given your unique circumstances.