By: | Did You Know? , Divorce 101

350px-New_York_Counties.svgIt is proper to file in the county where you reside, or in the county where your spouse resides. It is possible to file in another county if the parties agree, and the court will allow it. Be advised that it is strictly at the pleasure of the court whether or not they will take your divorce in a county that neither you nor your spouse resides in!