Pro Se Divorce Packet (With Minors)



  Cost Notes
Divorce Packet $6.00 Due when packet is recieved from office.
Note: If printed from the internet this charge is free.
Filing Fee $135.00 Due at the time of filing.
Service by Sheriff $25.00 Due at the time of filing.
Service by Certified Mail $20.00 Due at the time of filing.
Parenting Class $25.00

Due from each parent either at time of filing or at the time of the class.

*Proof of payment is required.



The respondent will have 20 days from the date of service to file their answer; a copy is sent to the petitioner and original is mailed to the circuit clerk for filing. Upon reciept of this answer, either party may contact Family Court to schedule a hearing date. It is that party's responsibility to notify the other party of the hearing date and provide the Circuit Clerk with a notice of hearing.


It is Your responsibility to schedule a parenting class with family court. Parenting classes are the last Monday of each month at 2:00 PM. It is recommended you complete your class before your first hearing.


Family Court
106 S. Court Street
Lewisburg, West Virginia 24901
(304) 647-7406


Monroe County Circuit Clerk
PO Box 350
Union, West Virginia 24983
(304) 772-3017


Please arrive at the Circuit Clerk's Office before 3:00 PM to file.


To Obtain an Divorce Packet

To download a divorce packet please click here.