File a Response

A divorce response is a legal document filed by the respondent (the spouse who did not initiate the divorce proceedings) in response to a divorce petition or complaint filed by the petitioner (the spouse seeking the divorce). It is used to formally acknowledge receipt of the divorce petition and to outline the respondent's position regarding the issues raised in the divorce, such as child custody, asset division, spousal support, and other relevant matters. The response allows the respondent to either agree or contest the claims made in the divorce petition, providing an opportunity to assert their rights and interests in the divorce process. It is a critical step in the legal divorce proceedings, ensuring that both parties have the chance to present their side of the case before the court makes any decisions.
1. Download the Document
Please click here to download the document(s) and complete them.
2. Make Service Payment
Please click here to make the service payment.
Please note that any court filing fees, if applicable, are your responsibility, and the service payment you have made is non-refundable.
3. Send us the Document(s)
Please send us the document(s) via email to, and please ensure to thoroughly review the document before returning it to us.
4. eFile Account Setup and eFile
We will establish an eFiling account for you to submit your document(s) to the court electronically. After the filing is complete, you will receive an envelope number from the court system.
Please reach out to the court to inquire about the filing's status.
Note: While eFiling, it is not uncommon that the filings get rejected. We kindly ask for your understanding, as document rejections can occur due to various factors like missing information, incorrect formatting, outdated documents, documents' size, etc. The court filing fees deducted from the account will be returned back to the account within 3 to 10 business days, depending on financial policies of the banks/credit companies.