Scottsdale Divorce Lawyer | Owens & Perkins, Attorneys at Law

Complex Finances

The divorce process is never easy, but can become even more difficult when you and your spouse have accrued many assets during your marriage and have a diverse financial portfolio which could encompass any or all of the following:

  1. Stocks;
  2. Bonds;
  3. Partnership interests, whether you are an active participant or just a passive investor;
  4. Retirement accounts like pensions, 401Ks, 403Bs, SEPs, IRAs, or Roth IRAs;
  5. Employer incentive programs like stock options, restricted stock awards, ESSOPs, and incentive bonuses;
  6. Intellectual property like patents or copyrights;
  7. Significant and valuable collections of art, guns, coins, baseball cards or stamps among other things;
  8. Horses, cattle or other livestock.

When there is a lot of money and/or assets at stake and are complex, an accurate accounting and appraisal of these assets is essential and having an attorney who is familiar with a variety of assets and investments, how they work, and the financial ramifications associated the division of the same will help to ensure a fair and equitable result at the conclusion of your divorce.

If you find yourself, a friend or a loved one are in need of family law assistance and help protecting your assets, please call OWENS & PERKINS at 480.994.8824 to schedule your free 30 minute consultation.

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