Physician – Represented Physician in divorce matter including the valuation of his practice and spousal maintenance obligation. Retained neutral appraiser to value the business and financial neutral to provide spending analysis for a period of 3 years, supporting that the request for spousal maintenance from wife was too high; negotiated a spousal maintenance buyout and property settlement, which allowed client to keep his practice.
Chief Executive Officer – Represented CEO of land development business in divorce matter including the valuation of his business and spousal maintenance obligation. I retained a business appraiser who was knowledgeable in land development who found the business to have little to no value; retained financial neutral; negotiated settlement where client did not pay any spousal maintenance to wife.
Physician – Represented a Doctor who had recently finished residency in divorce matter where there was a potential claim for spousal maintenance. Wife supported my client through medical school and residency. A settlement was negotiated where my client did not pay any spousal maintenance.
Chief Executive Officer – Represented CEO in the financial industry in divorce matter including the matter of stocks and spousal maintenance. I retained a financial neutral to value stocks and perform cash flow analysis for spousal maintenance resulting in a lower spousal maintenance obligation than requested.
Corporate VP – Represented retired Corporate Vice President in divorce matter with potential exposure to spousal maintenance obligation. I negotiated a multimillion property settlement and the client did not pay any spousal maintenance to wife.
Business Partner – Represented wife of a closely held business owner in the matter of divorce to include a fair buyout of business and spousal maintenance. I retained a business appraiser and financial neutral to perform cash flow analyses. Engaged in mediation and successfully negotiated a buyout of the business and award of spousal maintenance.
Nurse Anesthetist – Represented Wife, a Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist, in the matter of divorce including negotiating spousal maintenance obligation to husband and equal allocation of debt. Engaged in mediation resulting in no spousal maintenance obligation to Husband and equal division of marital debt. Husband awarded full amount of his school loans ($250,000)
Attorney – Represented Lawyer in divorce matter including potential spousal maintenance, equal allocation of debt; non-marital property and potential interest in client’s law practice. After attempted mediation the case went to trial and resulted in the Court denying wife any spousal maintenance; awarded client his non-marital property; equal allocation of marital debt and client was awarded his interest in his law practice.