How to Do Your Own Divorce in Utah

How to Do Your Own Divorce in Utah

Are you trying to file a divorce on your own in Utah? You are not alone. Over 50 percent of Utahns going through a divorce don’t seek out legal representation and go through their divorces without help. Unfortunately, without legal representation divorce can be tricky...
Understanding Legal Documents: Order to Show Cause

Understanding Legal Documents: Order to Show Cause

When you settle a family law case (or any legal case for that matter), you probably feel a sense of relief. While the process of settling a case can be incredibly frustrating, it is not always the worst part. When a family law case is settled, the agreement is entered...
Mediation in Utah: 9 Things You Need to Know

Mediation in Utah: 9 Things You Need to Know

Mediation is part of a system of alternative dispute resolution. This means that there is an opportunity to settle your divorce outside of the regular court process. This can result in spending less money and dealing with less stress. Here, we highlight some of the...
What is OCAP?

What is OCAP?

OCAP is Utah’s Online Court Assistance Program. This is the official website for pro se or unrepresented parties in the state of Utah to get help in preparing court documents. This system was created to assist the more than 50% of Utahans who want to file cases...
How Alimony Works in Utah

How Alimony Works in Utah

When a couple divorces, their finances are usually split. It can be challenging to go from two incomes to one income or even worse, one income to no income. If this is the case, the parties can claim alimony. Alimony is a payment from one divorcing spouse to the other...