The Nebraska Family Law Center is a resource on divorce and family law in the State of Nebraska 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 ResourcesLawyers and Divorce
Glossary of Family Law Terms
Nebraska Judicial Branch
Nebraska District Courts
Nebraska State Bar Association
Nebraska College of Law - Law Library
Legal Aid of Nebraska
State Statutory ResourcesIf you wish to review your State's Statutes or Code, click the link below:
Nebraska Revised Statutes by Chapter
Divorce LawNebraska only permits no-fault divorces based on an irreconcilable differences type standard. The residency requirement is 1 year in Nebraska, for one or both spouses, prior to filing for divorce.
Nebraska Divorce Handbook - from Legal Aid of Nebraska
Marriage and Living Together LawsNebraska Marriage License Laws
Child SupportNebraska Child Custody, Visitation, and Support - from Legal Aid of Nebraska
Child Support Explained
Nebraska Child Support Guidelines
Nebraska Child Support Enforcement Office
Child Custody and Visitation LawChild custody decisions are based on the best interests on the child.
Nebraska Child Custody, Visitation, and Support - from Legal Aid of Nebraska
Nebraska Child Custody Law - Nebraska Revised Statutes Ch. 42, Sec. 364
FAQ on Child Custody and Visitation
Child Custody Resources
Property DivisionProperty is divided "equitably" based on statutory factors.
Division of Property - Nebraska Revised Statutes Ch. 42, Sec. 365
Property Settlements - Nebraska Revised Statutes Ch. 42, Sec. 366