Orange County Dividing Assets And Debts Lawyer
With all the emotional pressures and uncertainty associated with divorce,
it can be extremely difficult to focus on your finances. While you may
be intensely aware that divorce will have a major financial impact on
you and other family members, defense of your property interests can take
a back seat to other key concerns such as relationships with children
your business and career.
At The Law Offices of Burch, Coulston & Shepard, LLP, you will find
Newport Beach family lawyers who know California divorce and property
division laws in depth. We strive to help relieve the burden of worry
about financial issues by analyzing your situation and then clearly presenting
all viable options and their implications so that you can make decisions
Thorough Analysis And Advocacy To Protect Our Clients' Financial Futures
As Certified Family Law Specialists recognized by the State Bar of California
Board of Legal Specialization,
our attorneys are prepared to handle any property division challenge, however complex.
We have proven strengths in negotiation, mediation and
litigation of complex disputes, as well as ready access to specialized professionals who may prove essential
in matters involving:
Disposition of your family home and other
real estate, including establishment of fair valuations and determination of who will
take possession or whether property should be sold.
Treatment of assets one party brought into the marriage or inherited and
thus claims should be treated as
separate property rather than community property subject to division.
- Valuation and ownership interests in a business or professional practice.
Equitable division or aggressive protection of
retirement plans such as 401(k) accounts, pensions, stock options and other investments.
Allegations that either spouse has
hidden assets or unreported income that should be subject to division and accounted for in child and spousal
- Fair division of debts incurred during the marriage as well as assets —
a major issue for many couples across the economic spectrum in these volatile times.
Tax considerations relevant under various property division scenarios.
- Negotiated exchanges enabling people to preserve specific assets —
from vehicles and jewelry to a vacation home or ownership and control
of a family business.
Schedule A Consultation With A Resourceful Divorce Lawyer: (949) 565-4158
Our Orange County law firm is widely respected for handling financially
complex divorce cases with skill and integrity.
We encourage you to
turn to our firm with your concerns about dividing assets and debts in divorce.