Property Division

Classifying marital and separate property during divorce

As you navigate your divorce, you may find that dividing up your assets is one of the more challenging parts of the process. Many people bring a significant number of assets into the marriage and end up accumulating even more assets as a couple during the marriage....

Why should I enter into a postnuptial agreement?

Many Florida couples about to get married may have avoided talking about a prenuptial agreement because they didn’t want to rock the boat. They didn’t want to mar a joyous occasion by discussing how their assets would be distributed in case the marriage didn’t work...

Three options for dividing the family business in a divorce

Owning and operating a family business in Fort Lauderdale can be a lucrative endeavor and a point of pride and tradition. However, sometimes a couple’s marriage is not as successful as the family business and they will decide to divorce. If so, they will have to...

Mortgage is difficult divorce issue

Deciding what happens to the family home is a major divorce issue. This, and other property division issues, may be especially difficult if the couple had a bitter breakup. There are many mortgage options for divorcing couples which depend on financing and titling of...

Is it time to rethink the value of a prenuptial agreement?

There is no disputing the fact that prenuptial agreements evoke a specific mental picture for most people – and it is usually not a positive one. You might think of wealthy older businessman marrying a much younger woman and requiring her to sign a prenup guaranteeing...