Valuation of Assets

Manhattan Divorce Attorneys Practiced in Valuation of Assets

New York is an equitable distribution state. Equitable does not mean equal. The process of dividing marital assets can be complicated and strenuous, regardless of the net worth or value involved. In order to protect yourself from an unbalanced or unfair division, it is essential to enlist the help of a trusted Manhattan divorce attorney experienced in the specifics of property valuation and equitable distribution. With 100 years of combined legal experience, the team of family law attorneys at Miller Zeiderman Wiederkehr & Schwarz LLP are well equipped to handle every aspect of your divorce case, from child custody and support to property valuation and asset division.

Identifying & Valuing Marital Property

Before an equitable division of property can occur, it is necessary to accurately identify and value any and all items that are considered marital property. Only a qualified Manhattan divorce attorney should be trusted to help determine which items will be included under marital property. Assets such as real estate, retirement plans, 401(K) funds, and businesses and professional licenses as well as liabilities such as credit card debt and loans must be properly valued in order to ascertain a fair division of assets.

Business Valuation in Divorce and Separation Cases

If your divorce involves a start-up or company, our experienced and knowledgeable team of family law attorneys will assist you in a completing the complex financial evaluation necessary to determine the value of a business. A business valuation may bear significance on the rest of the divorce case, even if it is awarded to one spouse or considered separate property.

Skilled & Practiced Manhattan Divorce Attorneys

While asset valuation is a crucial step in the process of your divorce—especially from a financial perspective—it is only one of the numerous aspects of divorce that will have a dramatic impact on your future. Contact the law offices of Miller Zeiderman Wiederkehr & Schwarz as soon as possible to ensure your assets are valued fairly and your future is secure. Our attorneys provide representation to Westchester County, White Plains, New York City, Manhattan, Orange County, Rockland County, Putnam County, and the Lower Hudson Valley.