By Randy S. Margulis | Published September 9, 2013 | | |
When dividing assets during a divorce, many couples encounter obstacles regarding the marital home. Often the home is the most valuable asset a couple owns and each partner has a financial interest. There are a number of options a divorcing couple can consider regarding the sale of the primary residence. There might be tax advantages Read MoreRead More
In any divorce one of the most primary and contentious areas is the division of assets. Splitting the equity in the home and the credit card bills, agreeing on child support and who keeps what can lengthen negotiations, bring up bitter arguments and send couples to court. Understanding what assets may come under fire will Read MoreRead More
Congratulations — you’re engaged, or about to be. This is a time to celebrate, call friends and family and, if you are a business owner, check in with your lawyer. When you own a business it can be like coming to a marriage with another family. Your employees and business partners are all affected by Read MoreRead More
At some point, divorce surprises everyone. Even an unhappy spouse who planned long for divorce eventually comes up against the unanticipated. Too often, that surprise comes when a couple tries to divide their property. In New York, and anywhere else, spouses who can generally agree on how to divide their estate experience less conflict, and Read MoreRead More
As a Buffalo divorce lawyer for 25 years, I have devoted myself to solving the problems that affect families throughout the Buffalo metropolitan area and Western New York. As a family law attorney, I make it my goal to create a partnership of trust with my clients. People put their trust in me to handle cases that can potentially have a long-lasting impact on not only their lives, but the lives of their family as well.