The Nevada Family Law Center is a resource on divorce and family law in the State of Nevada 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
Court Rules of Nevada - includes links to local District Courts
State Bar of Nevada
State Statutory ResourcesIf you wish to review your State's Statutes or Code, click the link below:
Nevada Revised Statutes - searchable database
Divorce LawNevada permits no fault divorce based on incompatibility or living separate and apart for one year. It also permits fault divorces. It is a community property state. The residency requirement is short: only six weeks.
Nevada Dissolution of Marriage - Nevada Revised Statutes Ch. 125
Divorce in Nevada - pamphlet provided by the State Bar of Nevada
Marriage and Living Together LawsNevada Marriage License Laws
Child SupportChild Support Explained
Nevada Child Support Guidelines - Nevada Revised Statutes Ch. 125B.070
Nevada Child and Family Services
Nevada Child Support Enforcement Program
Child Custody and Visitation LawChild custody decisions are based on the best interests on the child.
Child Custody and Visitation Law - Nevada Revised Statutes Ch. 125C
Custody - information from NevadaLawHelp.org
FAQ on Child Custody and Visitation
Child Custody Resources
Property DivisionNevada is a community property state.
Community Property Law - Nevada Revised Statutes Ch. 123
Property After Divorce - information from NevadaLawHelp.org