Divorce Paralegal

AFFORDABLE DIVORCE PARALEGAL

Arizona Legal Document Services, L.L.C. provides affordable divorce package rates. Our rates include full service with a divorce paralegal at a low cost. We prepare your documents, file them with the Court, coordinate service, track the appropriate time periods, assist with scheduling hearings, if required, and deliver to your assigned judge when required. We are also available to answer your questions throughout the process by phone and email at no additional cost. A court filing fee is required, which varies based on the county where you file your case. The filing fee may be deferred or waived, if you qualify. As part of our package rate, we provide an Acceptance of Service. A process server will be required if the other party refuses or fails to sign. If your case involves children, a parenting class will be ordered. Scroll down for additional information on these costs.

Divorce Without Children

Default Package – Without/With Hearing

Consent Decree Package – typically does not require a hearing

We charge $450 for both default and consent decree divorce packages. This is a start to finish price. We also file your documents with the Court, deliver to your judge, coordinate service of process and track the appropriate time periods.

Divorce With Children

Default Package – With Hearing

Consent Decree Package – typically does not require a hearing

We charge $550 for both default and consent decree divorce packages. This is a start to finish price. We also file your documents with the Court, deliver to your judge, coordinate service of process and track the appropriate time periods.

We provide the same services at the same price for legal separation and annulment.

You will work directly with a divorce paralegal to complete your case. The divorce paralegal is available by email and phone to answer your questions at no additional cost.

Kellie DiCarlo

 AZCLDP #81069

Kellie is a co-owner and the designated principle of Arizona Legal Document Services, L.L.C. with 25 years legal experience. Kellie is a divorce paralegal that assists clients in both the Phoenix and Mesa offices. You may reach Kellie at kellie@arizonalegaldocs.com or 602-595-7478.

Melanie Vache

 AZCLDP #81652

Melanie is certified as a legal document preparer with several years experience. She has a bachelor degree in Psychology. Melanie is a divorce paralegal that assists clients in the Mesa office. Kellie and Melanie are a Mother/Daughter team. You may reach Melanie at melanie@arizonalegaldocs.com or 480-307-9306.

ADDITIONAL COSTS

Filing fees vary depending on the County where you file your documents. If you qualify for a deferral or waiver of your filing fee, we can provide you with the required application and file it with the Court on your behalf.

An Acceptance of Service is included in our filing packages, or we can arrange for a process server to serve your documents either locally or anywhere in the United States. We may also assist you with publication, if required. We primarily prepare and serve documents in Maricopa and Pinal County Superior Courts. For counties outside Maricopa, we charge a one-time fee of $20 to file your documents.


DIVORCE FLOW CHARTS:

The process of divorce can be confusing to new clients. To help you better understand the divorce process, please visit our blog links below:

IMPORTANT:
YOU ARE NOT DIVORCED UNTIL YOU RECEIVE A DIVORCE DECREE FROM THE COURT. IF YOU HAVE NOT RECEIVED YOUR DECREE, PLEASE CALL THE DIVORCE PARALEGAL ASSISTING YOU WITH YOUR CASE. 

STATUS OF YOUR CASE:

To check status of your case, you are welcome to call our offices or check status of your case online.

Check Status of Your Case with Maricopa County Superior Court

IMPORTANT – the court docket does not update immediately when documents are filed with the court.
You may also open an ECR account. This account allows you to view and print every document in your case. Important: Please enter the information that is on your driver’s license to successfully open your account. If you need assistance or have any questions, please contact the divorce paralegal assisting you with your case. 

Set Up an ECR Account

PARENTING CLASS:

If your case involves children, you are required to take a parenting class. Classes are now taken online through the Maricopa County Superior Court website at the following link:

Parenting Class Information – Maricopa County

WANT TO KNOW MORE ABOUT THE JUDGE ASSIGNED TO YOUR CASE?

Simply click below to find out information regarding the Judge assigned to your case.

Maricopa County Judge Biographies

Frequently Asked Question

ADDITIONAL HELPFUL LINKS:

Court Locations

Pre Decree Frequently Asked Questions

Post Decree Frequently Asked Questions

Post Decree Child Support

Court Resources

Court Roster

Court Services

Court Rules

Protective Order Center

We look forward to working with you!