Occasionally a Florida divorce case can last up to 5 or 6 years. But an extreme situation such as that is rare. ... Based on the experience of the attorneys at Ayo and Iken, the overall average time it takes to get a divorce in Florida is 6 months.How long do you have to be separated to divorce in Florida?
First of all, there is no legal separation in Florida. Once your husband files for a divorce and you get served with legal process, you will have 20 days to respond, or a default will be entered against you.How long does it take to finally get a divorce?
On average, an uncontested divorce will take eight months to finalize, according to a 2019 Martindale-Nolo survey. If you have a contested divorce with one dispute, the average time shoots up to 12 months. And the process takes even longer the more issues you have.