Divorce Application & E-Filing

How it works

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1. View Process, Laws Free

Answer a few questions online, anonymously to diagnose the key issues. View explanations from lawyers in Seattle next to the individual questions.

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2. Create Divorce Papers Free

Step through each topic, evaluate decisions, while viewing lawyer-provided articles and video clips on Washington laws. Then download your official WA divorce papers (PDF, WORD) 

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3. Consult Lawyer Free & Optional

Consult an independent lawyer by making live appointment usually for the next day. The appointment is for 20 minutes, in person, or over the phone. 

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4. E-File $315 Court Fee

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, King County has allowed filing the divorce paperwork electronically . You can pay the court fee of about $315 at the time of filing. Then after a 3-month waiting period, return to the court to finalize. Court waives the fee if you're below poverty line.

What's in your divorce application

Under Washington state law, a divorce application consists of a set of court forms. Which forms are needed depend on the circumstances, e.g. if children are involved. This website guides you through all topics to create your custom divorce application through all stages

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Pricing

Here are the standard packages

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FREE Self prepare your documents

$

0

 

  • Guided Divorce Application
    A guided experience consisting of questions in simple language with tips and explanations laid out alongside to help you prepare your divorce application for Washington state. LegalAtoms covers all stages of a divorce filing: initial filing, any temporary orders and the finalization documents. At the end of the questionnaires you can download the documents as PDF or WORD files. Note: We do not submit the paperwork for you or share anything with the court or anyone else
  • 20 Minute Lawyer Consultation
    You can consult a lawyer from the list of qualified lawyers isted on our website. The consultation is limited to 20 minutes and the idea is to cover any important upfront questions, and see if you and the lawyer are a good match for each other for more services

Idea for couples with no children and no financial assets

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02

AMICABLE The (Mostly) Stress-free Split Plan

$

250

 

  • Guided Divorce Application
    A guided experience consisting of questions in simple language with tips and explanations laid out alongside to help you prepare your divorce application for Washington state. LegalAtoms covers all stages of a divorce filing: initial filing, any temporary orders and the finalization documents. At the end of the questionnaires you can download the documents as PDF or WORD files. Note: We do not submit the paperwork for you or share anything with the court or anyone else
  • 20 Minute Lawyer Consultation
    You can consult a lawyer from the list of qualified lawyers isted on our website. The consultation is limited to 20 minutes and the idea is to cover any important upfront questions, and see the lawyer is a good match for you and your situation
  • Lawyer reviews your documents
    After you have answered all the questionnaires on LegalAtoms and downloaded your court form, a lawyer will review your completed set of initial filing documents. The lawyer will then set a time with you (in person or over the phone) and provide you explanations as well as advice to you on your papers. After the meeting you will update your responses and then submit the paperwork again to the lawyer. Then the lawyer will review it one more time and give you a final ok before you submit. Its important that you carefully incorporate all the feedback provided by the lawyer. We can offer highly competitive prices by reducing the lawyer time spent in doing tasks such as gathering documents or updating them

Ideal for clientst with children, assets or any other special conditions

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03

CONFLICT There's a Reason that We're Getting A Divorce: We Don't Agree Plan

$

900

 

  • Guided Divorce Application
    A guided experience consisting of questions in simple language with tips and explanations laid out alongside to help you prepare your divorce application for Washington state. LegalAtoms covers all stages of a divorce filing: initial filing, any temporary orders and the finalization documents. At the end of the questionnaires you can download the documents as PDF or WORD files. Note: We do not submit the paperwork for you or share anything with the court or anyone else
  • 20 Minute Lawyer Consultation
    You can consult a lawyer from the list of qualified lawyers isted on our website. The consultation is limited to 20 minutes and the idea is to cover any important upfront questions, and see the lawyer is a good match for you and your situation
  • Lawyer reviews your documents
    After you have answered all the questionnaires on LegalAtoms and downloaded your court form, a lawyer will review your completed set of initial filing documents. The lawyer will then set a time with you (in person or over the phone) and provide you explanations as well as advice to you on your papers. After the meeting you will update your responses and then submit the paperwork again to the lawyer. Then the lawyer will review it one more time and give you a final ok before you submit. Its important that you carefully incorporate all the feedback provided by the lawyer. We can offer highly competitive prices by reducing the lawyer time spent in doing tasks such as gathering documents or updating them
  • Lawyer provides Pre-Mediation Preparation
    Lawywers will help you resolve conflict with your attorney starting with Mediation. The lawyer will help you prepare for the mediation including the documents needed
  • Lawyer provides Trial Preparation
    In case the Mediation fails, the lawyer will help you prepare for the trial whereby a judge will decide the issues between you and your spouse (litigation). The lawyer will also help with all the documents for the litigation. The lawywer will not participate in litigation but you will have the optoin to hire the lawyer.

Idea for clients having conflicts particularly around child custody or financials

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