Oregon Divorce FAQ

Oregon Divorce FAQ (Frequently Asked Questions)

Going through a divorce is difficult, both emotionally and financially. However, often one of the greatest stressors and cause of worry is simply not knowing what to expect from the process. Our firm strives to provide you with information during the entire divorce process, hopefully somewhat easing your mind. Below you will find a collection of some of the more common questions that clients ask us. Please be advised that these are generic answers and may vary dramatically based upon your personal circumstances. No information below should be relied upon as formal legal advice. These answers should not be used in place of a personal consultation with a qualified attorney.


How long do I need to have lived in Oregon before filing for a divorce in the state?


How is child support calculated in Oregon?


How is spousal support determined during an Oregon divorce? Is it required?