General Information

The Family Law Division is responsible for the review, processing, computer data entry, and calendaring of legal documents on family law. Family law includes dissolution, legal separations, adoptions, emancipation, and proceedings to terminate parental rights. The Family Law Division provides customer service over the counter and on the telephone regarding filing legal documents and providing information about other family law agencies and their operations.

For your convenience, additional information concerning Florida family laws and opinions may be found at the following website: Family law forms may be found at the following website: Forms Page. The Florida Supreme Court website may be found at

If you have a question or would like more information, please contact or visit our office. We can be reached at (850) 342-0218 ext 228 from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., Monday - Friday, and are located in at the Jefferson County Courthouse, 1 Courthouse Circle, Monticello, Florida 32344.

Legal Aid may be contacted at (850) 385-9007.

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