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Arkansas Divorce

The Arkansas Family Law Center is a resource on divorce and family law in the State of Arkansas for non-lawyers and pro se litigants. Please let us know if we have omitted a link to an important state resource and we will gladly add it.

Courts and Community Resources

Lawyers and Divorce
Mediation
Glossary of Family Law Terms
Arkansas Judiciary
Arkansas Court Rules & Administrative Orders
Arkansas Legal Services Partnership
Arkansas Bar Association
Arkansas State Library

State Statutory Resources

If you wish to review your State's Statutes or Code, click the link below:

Arkansas Code

Divorce Law

Arkansas law requires at least one ground to be stated for filing a divorce. The most commonly used ground is either general indignities, or separation for 18 months or longer, however there are other grounds for divorce listed under the Arkansas Code, Family Law Section 9-12-301. The grounds claimed must have occurred within the last five years, and you must be able to provde the grounds in Court. A witness is necessary to confirm the grounds, and testify that the party has lived in Arkansas for at least 60 days before filing.

The Divorce Process - from Arkansas Legal Services Partnership
Divorce Help Resources - from Arkansas Legal Services Partnership
Marital Separation Agreements Explained

Marriage and Living Together Law

Arkansas Marriage License Law

Child Support

Fact Sheet - Child Support - from the Arkansas Legal Services Partnership
Fact Sheet - Contacting Office of Child Support - from the Arkansas Legal Services Partnership
Arkansas Child Support Guidelines
Arkansas Child Support Calculator - by AllLaw.com (DivorceLawInfo.com is not affiliated with AllLaw.com)
Office of Child Support Enforcement
Child Support Services/OCSE Web Pay

Child Custody and Visitation Law

Child Custody and Visitation - from the Arkansas Legal Services Partnership
From Parent Wars to Co-Parenting - from the Arkansas Legal Services Partnership
Grandparent Visitation - from the Arkansas Legal Services Partnership
FAQ on Child Custody and Visitation - from the Arkansas Legal Services Partnership
Child Custody Resources

Property Division

Arkansas is an "equitable distribution" property state.

Division of Property - from Justia US Law - Arkansas Code, Family Law Section 9-12-315