Protecting Your Right To Marital Property
One of the most important (and often contentious) aspects of any divorce is the division of marital property. The outcome of property division proceedings will have a significant impact on where you live, the lifestyle you can afford for you and your children, and your overall financial future.
At Mark F. Haslem, PC, our attorneys have extensive experience handling property division matters for clients in Grand Rapids and throughout Michigan. Mark Haslem has tried to conclusion numerous multimillion-dollar divorces and is prepared to protect your rights no matter how complex the issues.
Michigan Equitable Distribution Laws
Under Michigan equitable distribution laws, marital property is to be divided in a manner that is fair and equitable. This may amount to a near 50/50 split or may not, depending upon the circumstances. All property acquired during a marriage is subject to division, with the exception of certain gifts and inheritances. Property subject to division includes:
Our law firm has extensive experience handling complex divorces, including cases in which the lines between separate marital property in dispute are blurred. Our Michigan divorce lawyers have a breadth of trial and litigation experience in both state and federal trial courts and are prepared to protect your right to the marital estate.
Speak With A Knowledgeable Divorce Lawyer Today
If the stress of property division proceedings is weighing on you, we are here to provide you with helpful advice and strong advocacy. To arrange a confidential consultation with an experienced divorce lawyer, contact our Grand Rapids law offices online or by telephone at 616-369-7431.