Absolute Divorce Video

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Highlights of Video

Step-by-step instructions given explaining process of obtaining an absolute divorce

  • Type or print clearly
  • Fill in all blanks
  • Have forms notarized
  • Make three copies
  • File forms with the Clerk of Courts
  • Issue service of complaint and service
  • Confirm and file proof of service
  • Obtain Court Date

Updates to Video

The filing fee for absolute divorce is $225.

Mecklenburg County Law Library
201 South College Street
Charlotte, NC 28244
Monday thru Friday

Mecklenburg County Bar (704-375-0120) has a referral service that charges $50 for a 30-minute consultation

Mecklenburg County Bar Lawyer Referral Service
438 Queens Road
Charlotte, NC 28207

Self Serve Center Address
832 E. Fourth Street
Charlotte, NC 28202
Rm. 3350

Clerk of Court Address
832 E. Fourth Street
Charlotte, NC 28202
Rm. 3725

Family Court Administration Address
832 E. Fourth Street
Charlotte, NC 28202
Rm. 3520