Can I File My Divorce in Washington?

I have had a number of questions lately about filing Washington divorces. The questions have generally been from people not currently residing in Washington, or newly arrived in Washington. Several have even been from people in same sex marriages who have moved to states that do recognize their marr...

Where Can I File My Divorce?

This is a more complicated question than it sounds like, involving issues of both jurisdiction and venue. The first question is: can I file in Washington? That is a jurisdictional question, i.e. does the state of Washington have any authority in the case....