High Net-Worth Divorces
For couples where one or both parties have substantial assets, the decision to divorce comes with a number of complex and unique issues. Issues regarding multiple properties, business assets, and household cash-flow require meticulous review in order to properly divide marital property and establish support, if required. An experienced attorney who understands the complexities of high asset divorces can help reduce the financial complications of divorce into comprehensible strategies. Issues to be addressed with an experienced divorce attorney include:
- Professional licenses or degrees
- Businesses, Professional practices
- Intellectual Property
- IRAs, 401(k) accounts and pensions
- Stock options, bonds, and other investments
- Real estate, including: the marital home, vacation homes, and investment properties
- Debts and liabilities incurred during the marriage.
- Spousal support
- Prenuptial and Postnuptial Agreements
A meticulous and supportable analysis is critical to sound decision-making. When necessary, Deborah Wayne has a network of trustworthy experts who can help identify complex assets and participate in the valuation and division of those assets throughout the mediation or collaborative process.
For over 20 years, Deborah Wayne has represented high net-worth clients in their divorces and other family law matters, and recognizes each of these complexities that are unique to high net-worth clients. She works vigorously to maximize the value of assets as a divorcing couple goes through the process of dividing marital property while facilitating a course of action that allows the client(s) to make the best informed decisions in working towards a comprehensive settlement.
To discuss any divorce or family law issue, or to make an appointment for an initial consultation, call our New York City office at (646) 435-5570 or our New Rochelle Office at (914) 365-1200 or e-mail the office.