An Experienced Guide For Your High-Asset Divorce
Divorce is never an easy process. Resolving issues related to child custody and deciding how to divide your retirement accounts and other assets are stressful. In those cases where there are substantial wealth and complex financial portfolios to consider, it is even more important that you seek professional and experienced legal advice.
We will help you get through the process as quickly as possible so that you may begin to rebuild your new life. At the Law Offices of Kelley A. Joseph, P.A., our founding attorney has more than 20 years of legal experience to help you resolve the issues surrounding your divorce. Plantation high-asset divorce attorney Kelley A. Joseph is ready to protect your interests and go to work for you.
Our Approach To Business Valuation And Property Division
We take an aggressive, yet compassionate approach, to all our cases. We believe that if we prepare every case as if it is going to trial, we will not only thoroughly understand it but we will be in a better position when it is time to negotiate a settlement.
Certain cases involving complex issues or high-asset marital estates involve special issues not found in other divorce situations. When representing high net worth individuals in property division matters, we take great care to ensure that businesses, real estate and other valuables are handled properly.
In these complex divorce cases, determining the correct values for your property and assets is an essential starting point for settlement negotiations. In those cases where assets may be hidden or where values are uncertain, we work with forensic accountants and other financial professionals to ensure your interests are protected.
Importance Of Proper Business And Asset Valuation
If you or your spouse owns a business or professional practice in full or in part, your asset division will need to account for the value of the business assets. No matter what type of business, professional or investment assets you have, as you approach divorce you will need to have a dollar value placed on them. We will work with financial experts to determine values for all types of businesses, from small, closely held family business to professional practices involving doctors, lawyers, dentists and accountants.
Business valuation professionals with knowledge of the particular industry, as well as an understanding of the economic forces in the marketplace, will assist our attorneys in gathering the information needed to determine valuation. Physical assets, including stock, equipment and vehicles, goodwill assets, inventory, accounts payable and debts will all be taken into account.