A high asset divorce can be complex. Often, there are investments that cannot be sold, traded or exchanged. 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. 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 that you have worked hard as a couple to earn and save for a comfortable and healthy retirement. We know that you want to protect your assets and work out an equitable division that will avoid an undue tax burden. We can help by creating Constructive Trusts and Qualified Domestic Relations Orders (QDROs). Our attorneys understand the complexities that can be involved and are prepared to assist you with your high asset divorce.
Contact Kathryn Wayne-Spindler & Associates at 248-676-1000 to speak with our attorneys about your high asset divorce.
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 one simple 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.