You have decided to divorce your spouse, but you are worried about the financial fallout of this major life event. How can you be sure that you will be in the best position financially, following the marital breakup?

A particularly important aspect of divorce that will impact your financial situation long term is asset division. Marital property is any property that you and your spouse have accumulated during your marriage. This type of property may include real estate or cars, for example.

Contact my office to look at how Minnesota courts handle the division of marital property, and what your rights are in this area during your divorce proceeding.

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Joseph E. Marvin

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Joseph E. Marvin

Licensed since 1978

Member at firm Marvin Law Office, L.L.C.

AWARDS

Champion Badge Silver

RECENT POSTS

  • Family Law
    Posted on August 8, 2019
    Topic: Divorce Family Law

    Some people might assume that couples in Minnesota and around the country divorce for reasons such as infidelity or substance abuse, but a study that appeared in the Journal of Sex & Marital Therapy suggests that this is not the case. More than 2,300 people participated in the study, which found that reasons related to ... Read more

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