A high-asset divorce can be complex. Often, there are investments that one cannot sell, trade, or exchange. In these cases, attorneys need to be experienced with Michigan divorce laws and creative to develop a high-asset divorce settlement that is equitable and maintains the growth potential of the assets. Kathryn Wayne-Spindler & Associates have handled many high-asset divorces and know the ins and outs of property division in Michigan.
Michigan law requires equal division of community assets and liabilities. Therefore, which assets will be divided equally and in kind and which will be allocated solely to one party or the other to produce this equal division should be discussed. Our firm will make sure all of your assets and debts are considered, including:
- Family residences and other real estate
- Owner-Operator Businesses
- Life Insurance
- Employee Benefits – including stock, options, pensions, profit sharing ESOP, accrued sick and vacation time and comp time
- Investments – including 401Ks, stocks, options and bonds
- Intellectual Property – including royalties, patents, computer programs, and prizes
- Frequent Flier Miles
- Club Memberships or Season Tickets
- Cemetery Plots
Highland Divorce Attorney Protects Your Retirement Assets in a High Asset Divorce
Our attorneys understand you have worked hard as a couple to earn and save for a comfortable and healthy retirement. We know you want to protect your assets and work out an equitable division to avoid an undue tax burden. We can help by creating Constructive Trusts and Qualified Domestic Relations Orders (QDROs). Our attorneys are ready to assist you with your high-asset divorce.
Contact Kathryn Wayne-Spindler & Associates at 248-676-1000 to discuss your high-asset divorce with our attorneys.
Kathryn Wayne-Spindler & Associates have many satisfied clients throughout the five counties of Southeastern Michigan – Oakland, Washtenaw, Wayne, Genesee, and Livingston. The Michigan Family Law Attorneys of Kathryn Wayne-Spindler & Associates have a straightforward objective: to handle our clients’ legal worries so they can concentrate on life and family. Contact Kathryn Wayne-Spindler & Associates today to learn more about our experience and success at 248-676-1000. We are conveniently located in Milford, Michigan. We help clients throughout Milford, Highland, Hartland, White Lake, Commerce, Waterford, West Bloomfield, Walled Lake, South Lyon, New Hudson, Wixom, Linden, Holly, Fenton, Grand Blanc, Flint, and many more local communities.