How long must I have lived in Washington in order to file for divorce in the state?

There is no minimum length of time of residency required to file for divorce in Washington state. Any person who is currently a resident of Washington, who is in the armed forces and is station in Washington, or who is married to a resident of the state may file for divorce in a Washington state court.

If you live in King or Snohomish county and are ready to file for divorce, contact The Law Offices of Molly B. Kenny at 425-460-0550 or through our online contact form.

Molly B. Kenny
Founder and Principal Divorce Attorney
Molly B. Kenny's Bellevue family law office is conveniently located on Lake Bellevue Drive, making it easily accessible to those in the greater Seattle area. Our divorce and child custody lawyers help men and women get the information, guidance, and compassionate representation they need.
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