You can get an agreed divorce without the help of a lawyer and the requirements are: If either your spouse or you have lived in Tennessee for a minimum period of 6 months or you lived in the state when deciding to file for divorce. Your spouse and you have no minor kids, disabled children or children above 18 still in school.How do I file for an uncontested divorce in Tennessee?
TN Website: The Tennessee court website provides online forms which are required to file for an uncontested divorce and you can get them here, or you can get a hard copy of the forms at your local court.Is Tennessee a no-fault state for divorce?
Tennessee is both a “fault-based”, as well as a “no-fault” divorce state. To file for divorce in Tennessee, either your spouse or you must have lived in the state for a minimum period of 6 months before you can file for divorce. A no-fault divorce takes around 2-6 months to be finalized.Do divorce papers have to be notarized in Tennessee?
Some of the forms need to be signed by you or/and your spouse in front of the notary public. When the “plaintiff” files a “Petition for Divorce” or a “Divorce Complaint”, the divorce process begins in Tennessee.