Family Law Questions? Ask a Family Lawyer Online.
Do you also live in NJ or where?
Do you know where she moved to - do you have her address?
yes i do live in nj..i have no kids with her..
i live in hackensack nj and also my house where she resided is in hackensack.
i have been separated for 3 yrs now. I moved out of the house completely in 2007.
Then you will have to file for divorce in NJ.
Do you have an attorney?
Will she consent to the divorce?
no attorney..she will but i do not know where to find her. what do you think is my best strategy?
Uh oh. That can be expensive - that the court make you advertise the divorce in local newspapers.
Do you know of anyone who might know of her whereabouts that you can contact?
DISCLAIMER: Answers from Experts on JustAnswer are not substitutes for the advice of an attorney. JustAnswer is a public forum and questions and responses are not private or confidential or protected by the attorney-client privilege. The Expert above is not your attorney, and the response above is not legal advice. You should not read this response to propose specific action or address specific circumstances, but only to give you a sense of general principles of law that might affect the situation you describe. Application of these general principles to particular circumstances must be done by a lawyer who has spoken with you in confidence, learned all relevant information, and explored various options. Before acting on these general principles, you should hire a lawyer licensed to practice law in the jurisdiction to which your question pertains.
The responses above are from individual Experts, not JustAnswer. The site and services are provided “as is”. To view the verified credential of an Expert, click on the “Verified” symbol in the Expert’s profile. This site is not for emergency questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals. Please carefully read the Terms of Service (last updated February 8, 2012).