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What Are the Grounds for Divorce in New Mexico?

What Are the Grounds for Divorce in New Mexico?

Divorce in New Mexico will be granted if any of the following occurred during the marriage:

  • Incompatibility between the spouses
  • Abandonment
  • Adultery
  • Cruel and inhumane treatment

How Do I Start Divorce Proceedings?

You can start divorce proceedings by filing a divorce petition in a court situated in the same county where you or your spouse resides. It is advisable to speak with a divorce attorney prior to filing a divorce petition to confirm that you fulfill the residency requirements and to ensure the district courts in New Mexico have jurisdiction over the case.

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Albuquerque Office
2701 Arizona Street NE
Albuquerque, NM 87110
(505) 876-9175

 

Rio Rancho Office
4351 Jager Dr., NE
Rio Rancho, NM 87102
(505) 207-3990

 

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500 N Church St.
Las Cruces, NM 88001
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