Property Division

New Jersey Property Division During Divorce

New Jersey property divorceIn New Jersey, the distribution of assets acquired during the marriage is supposed to be equitable. If you have been left to fight for your fair share of wealth accumulated during your marriage, or continued ownership of assets and property you brought into the relationship, our firm can help ensure a fair result.

Our family law attorneys have over 60 years of combined experience to assist you. We are highly familiar with the trade-offs that occur during property division negotiations – such as control of your family business, retention of your marital home, equalization of retirement accounts, or access to your vacation residence.

What assets can be accounted for during property division in divorce in New Jersey?

The assets which can be accounted for and equitably distributed during property division in divorce in New Jersey include:

  1. Real estate (land, residential properties, commercial properties, vacation homes, etc.).
  2. Vehicles (automobiles, motorcycles, boats, RVs, etc.).
  3. Bank accounts (checking, savings, money market, etc.).
  4. Deferred compensation and retirement income (pensions, 401(k)s, IRAs, 403(b)s, etc.).
  5. Executive stock options, bonuses, and corporate perks.
  6. Stocks and bonds (ETFs, mutual funds, etc.).
  7. Gifts and inheritances.
  8. Closely held family businesses requiring valuation.

Whether one or all of the above categories apply to you, our firm can help you find a creative solution to equitably distribute your family’s assets to get what you deserve without causing you to incur high costs to do so.

New Jersey business owners, owners of professional practices, and high-income corporate executives and their spouses can face complex struggles when dividing assets in a high-asset divorce. Our representation includes access to forensic accountants to assist in valuation and analysis in complex, high-asset/high-income matters. We will prepare your case thoroughly and bring precise fact-finding to negotiations with opposing counsel to fully safeguard your rights and reach an equitable result.

Contact our Skilled New Jersey Property Division Lawyers Today

New Jersey property division and equitable distribution can be difficult to navigate without a knowledgeable family lawyer who has plenty of experience with financially complex divorce. The seasoned family lawyers at Russell & Marinucci help clients across Atlantic and Cape May Counties resolve all divorce-related property division issues. To schedule an initial consultation at our office in Ocean City, call us at 609-398-1900 or send us an email.

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