How to Amend Your Divorce Petition After It Was Filed?

Whatever is the reason for the amendment of divorce papers, you have every right to alter the papers as long as the amendment is not contested by your spouse. In this case, the court may not approve the amendment, which could ultimately negatively affect the outcome of your divorce. Our Westlake Village divorce attorney explains that it is possible to amend and alter your divorce papers before the court issues its final divorce decree or before court proceedings begin.