Unable to Locate Your Spouse
Learn About Getting Divorced If You are Unable to Locate Your SpouseIn this video, Buffalo Divorce Attorney Donna L. Haslinger explains how you can get divorced if you are unable to locate your spouse. If you are considering divorce but can’t locate your spouse, contact us today to schedule a confidential consultation. Let our experience work for you. Download Our Free Family Law Guide
- Sometimes, people who have been separated for years have lost contact with each other, never having taken the legal steps to get divorced.
- New York State requires personal service in order to start the divorce process, but if your spouse cannot be located, the court may permit alternate service via other means.
- If you have at least an idea of the state where your spouse currently resides, it will help the court determine the appropriate method of service.