High Asset Divorce

Maryland and Washington, D.C., Family Law Attorneys Handling Complex Divorce Settlements

Divorce is rarely, if ever, as simple or straightforward as people might anticipate before beginning the process. This is particularly the case when it comes to high asset property division. Stocks, real estate investments, business ownership and retirement funds may make a high asset divorce extraordinarily complicated. Whether you are a wage earner or dependent spouse in a high asset marriage, it is very important for you to talk to a lawyer who is prepared to work hard to protect your rights and your assets.

Joseph, Greenwald & Laake, P.A., serving suburban Maryland and the Washington, D.C., area, offers people confronting high asset divorce the reassurance of experienced, highly qualified legal representation. Our divorce clients have included CFOs of multimillion-dollar corporations, doctors, lawyers, entrepreneurs and spouses of high-status professionals.

Politicians, Celebrities and Other Public Figures Appreciate the Privacy that Our Law Firm Assures

Often, our high asset divorce clients have a compelling need to keep as much of their private lives out of the public eye as possible. We have been able to protect many wealthy divorce clients from overzealous newspaper reporting, maintaining the privacy and dignity of the divorcing spouses and their children while divorce settlements are being worked out.

Complex Divorce Settlements

Perhaps you and your spouse, as you prepare for divorce, have reached an understanding about how your property should be divided. You may not have taken everything into consideration, however. Our attorneys have extensive experience handling divorce settlements involving complex property division issues, including the following:

  • Cash
  • Stocks
  • Securities
  • Inheritances
  • Retirement funds such as pensions and 401k savings plans requiring QDROs
  • Overseas investments (including offshore tax shelters)
  • Delayed compensation executive-level income
  • Life insurance policies
  • Debts and liabilities
  • Equity increase on the marital home from the time of marriage to the time of separation
  • Other real estate holdings such as vacation homes and timeshares

Call or e-mail the law offices of Joseph, Greenwald & Laake, P.A. to schedule a consultation with a family law attorney.