POUGHKEEPSIE PROPERTY DIVISION LAWYER
Handing the Equitable Division of Assets and Debts in Divorce
Some states follow a "community property" principle that divides
all marital assets 50-50. New York, however, is an "equitable distribution"
state, which means all marital property is divided in a way that accurately
reflects each party's contributions. The division of assets may not
be 50-50, but it should be fair.
At The Law Office of Kelley M. Enderley, PC, we understand that property
division is often one of the most stressful parts of both
uncontested divorce. During the handling of your case, our Poughkeepsie property division
attorney will review your financial documents, refer to the law and take
into account what you value most.
However, we do not simply take your paperwork and run with it. We recognize
that no one understands your particular situation better than you do, so
attorney Kelley M. Enderley will involve you in the process, taking the time to review documents with
you on the phone or in person.
Our Hudson Valley law firm can assist you with the equitable division of
all marital assets such as:
- Houses or real estate (including refinancing, putting it on the market, etc.)
- Cars, boats and recreational vehicles
- Furniture, art collections and antiques
- Pensions, IRAs, 401(k)s and other retirement funds
- Bank accounts, stock and bonds
- Closely held businesses
- Hidden assets
Dividing Debts in a Fair and Sensible Way
In addition to dividing assets, many divorcing couples nowadays find themselves
faced with the challenge of dividing significant debts. If your house
is in danger of foreclosure, you or your spouse has accumulated thousands
of dollars of joint credit card debt, or you have other financial concerns,
we can help. The Law Office of Kelley M. Enderley, PC is here to clearly
explain New York divorce and debt division laws and aid you in finding
a workable solution to your unique situation.
Consult Our Dutchess County Divorce Attorney
To learn more about asset or debt division in a New York divorce, call
our lawyer, Kelley M. Enderley, at
contact her online to schedule a confidential consultation. Evening and weekend appointments
are available by request.