High Net Worth Divorces

September 2017

Considering A Divorce In Brooklyn Or Staten Island?

RoseAnn C. Branda, Attorney At Law  was recently interviewed for HighNetWorthDivorces.com.

Ms. Branda outlined some important tips for people who are considering divorce and who may need the services of a lawyer who is highly experienced in handling high net worth divorce cases.

Attorney Branda, who is an  executive partner at the prestigious law firm of Abrams, Fensterman, Fensterman, Eisman, Formato, Ferrara & Wolf, LLP, discussed some interesting topics during these video interviews.

She explained what qualities a […]

December 2016

Good News About High Net Worth Divorces

Jay P. Granat, Ph.D., LMFT

Founder, www.HighNetWorthDivorces.com

   When a couple is wealthy and has accumulated a lot of assets, they often think that a divorce has to be messy, complicated, bitter, combative expensive and stressful.

Moreover, some divorcing people are simply too bitter and too angry to think this way about the dissolution of their marriage in a positive manner.

However, if the divorcing couple can effectively manage their anger, sadness, disappointment and […]

October 2016

Athletes And Divorce: Eleven Causes Of Break Ups Among Athletes

There are a number of studies that indicate that professional athletes divorce at a significantly higher rate than does the general population. These studies were mention in Sports Illustrated and in The New York Times.

While the divorce rate among Americans is approximately fifty percent, pro athletes divorce at a rate that is approximately seventy percent.

Most of these studies have focused on marriages involving a male athlete married to a female. Perhaps this is because there are […]

High Net Worth Divorces. What Happens To A Professional Practice?

High net worth divorces can frequently involve a spouse’s professional practice. When a physician, lawyer, dentist or accountant goes through a divorce, there are a few issues he or she needs to understand as to how the law treats cases like this.

To find out, I spoke to Steven Rubinstein, Attorney At Law In Bergen County, New Jersey.

According to Mr. Rubenstein who practices in Bergen County, New Jersey here are some of the basics that spouses […]

Divorce And Family Law As An Art Form In North Carolina

 

I recently interviewed Attorney Patrick McCroskey regarding the management of high net worth divorces like the Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie case, which is currently receiving a lot of media attention.

Mr. McCroskey has been practicing family law for twenty-one years. He received his undergraduate degree at University of North Carolina and his law degree at Duke University.

The recipient of many prestigious awards, Mr. McCroskey, who has handled many high net worth divorces, likes family law […]

August 2016

Professional Athletes And Divorce

Over the years, I have counseled a number of athletes who have decided to terminate their marriages.
 
Several years ago, I was consulted in a divorce matter involving two professional basketball players who had married one another and had several children together.
 
In this instance, the wife was willing to settle the matter for what seemed to be reasonable terms, according to her lawyer.
 
The husband, on the other hand, was transforming the divorce process into a contest […]

Who Is Likely To Have A High Net Worth Divorce?

Is your divorce a high net worth divorce?

I recently interviewed an attorney who handles high net worth divorce cases and I asked him to list the kinds of people who seek out his services.

Here is the list that he generated during our conversation:

  1. Physicians
  2. Attorneys
  3. Owners Of Privately Held Companies
  4. Owners Of Family Business That Have Existed For Multiple Generations
  5. Celebrities From The Performing Arts
  6. Professional Athletes
  7. Top Tier Executives
  8. Hedge Fund Managers
  9. Real Estate […]

Divorce Tips: How To Add Thousands Of Dollars To Your Legal Fees

Legal fees in a high net worth divorce or in any divorce can become very expensive.

Many attorneys in metropolitan areas charge more than four or five hundred dollars per hour for their services.

If you are loaded with anger, seeking revenge and trying to get back at your spouse, your divorce will become quite expensive from a financial standpoint and an emotional standpoint.

In short, the angrier you are the more expensive the process will become.

Conversely, if […]

January 2016

Considering A Divorce? Who Should You Call First?

Besides Reaching Out To The Best Lawyer You Can Find

You May Need To Have Contact With The Following People

During The Course Of Your High Net Worth Divorce

 

A high net worth divorce can impact many aspects of your life.
 
It is important to take care of yourself and all your needs as you travel down what can be a bumpy road with a lot of questions, conflict and stressors.
 
It is a good idea to […]

Considering A Divorce? What Do Wealthy People Fight About?

What do wealthy people fight about in divorce?