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Large Asset Cases in Everett

If You Have A Large Marital Estate, Our Everett Divorce Attorneys Can Help You Negotiate An Agreement

When dealing with the complexities of a large asset divorce situation, you need reliable counsel from experienced Everett divorce lawyers that understand these cases. The amount of work performed by your Everett divorce attorney is dependent upon the number of assets involved. Reaching a fair settlement should be your primary goal, and our Everett family law attorneys will help guide you through this sometimes difficult process.

Divorce cases that involve large marital estates in Everett require thorough research, artful negotiation, and sometimes aggressive litigation. It goes without saying that you want to protect your finances and your assets, which will help you maintain a promising future.

When dealing with the subtle nuances of an Everett divorce, avoiding oversights and errors will help you achieve your goals, and ensure that you are receiving fair treatment. With more than thirty years of combined legal experience, our Everett divorce attorneys will offer you reliable counsel as you negotiate with your spouse and their lawyer.

Depending on your particular situation, our Snohomish County divorce lawyers may seek out specific professionals who can value your assets, or provide a contrary view to an opposing expert’s opinion. Our Everett lawyers may also investigate your spouse's financial history, so that the extent of their assets can be fully determined. Our qualified lawyers will diligently search for valuable assets like stock options, real estate, pension funds, and retirement accounts. Finally, our Everett divorce attorneys will look for other high-value assets, including interstate and international assets.

Throughout the divorce process, if any other issues suddenly require our full attention, the professional Washington family law attorneys from the Washington Family Law Group will ensure that you are receiving quality legal representation.

How property division relates to large asset divorce cases

When dealing with property division in divorce cases, the court seek to split all assets evenly. This is true even in large asset cases, so it makes sense to understand how this process works and how you can protect particular assets.

First, there is a legal distinction between property acquired before a partnership and during the marriage. If an asset was acquired before the couple was sharing assets, it is considered personal property. If it was acquired during the partnership it is considered a community asset.

There are other reasons why an asset may be considered personal property even though it was acquired during the marriage. One such situation is when a partner receives an inheritance or gift. That property would be considered personal, unless the gift was given to the couple and not the individual.

If a couple shared finances before they were married, assets acquired during this time would most likely be considered community property that's subject to division. If one partner buys themselves something with community money, that item would be considered community property.

Obviously, property division can be tedious and may sometimes lead to some heated arguments regarding when and how it was acquired. In large asset cases, this problem is often magnified. If you're divorce includes property division questions surrounding bank accounts, large amounts of real estate, or priceless family heirlooms, you need to talk to a qualified Everett divorce lawyers without delay.

Talk To One Of Our Experienced Everett Divorce Lawyers Today

Are you considering a divorce? If so, it's a good idea to get an idea about how your high-value assets will be divided. You can contact one of our Everett family law attorneys for a free consultation today, and take the first step toward a new life.

Our Everett lawyers offer comprehensive legal guidance designed to help you settle your large marital asset case. We will protect your legal rights, fight for your personal interests, and use our extensive experience with divorce law to help you through this difficult process.

A divorce can be an emotionally draining experience, but our attorneys will help you navigate the legal process with a combination of reliable counsel, hard work, and a listening ear. Contact one of our Everett divorce attorneys today and do everything in your power to protect your financial future.

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