Prince's Wife, Manuela, Filed for Divorce

Prince’s wife, Manuela Testolini Nelson, filed the petition to end their five-year union, PEOPLE has learned.

“Deciding to end the marriage was a very difficult decision for Ms. Nelson,” says her attorney, Edward Winer. “She is seeking a cooperative resolution of this case and hopes the proceeding will be resolved quickly and respectfully. Ms. Nelson continues to be focused on her charitable work and her business, which remain her top priority.”