Divorce by bed and board timeframe


#1

How long does it typically take to get an order of Divorce by bed and board? Is the time frame impacted by the types of complaints filed (i.e. mental/emotional abuse or withholding financial support)?


#2

The time it takes to be heard on any given matter will vary depending on what county you are in. You will have to give the other party at least 30 days to respond to your complaint for bed and board, but as far as when you can calendar the hearing, that will depend on the judges calendar’s in your county. The grounds you plead should not impact when your case will be heard.