Increasingly, couples throughout the United States are looking to negotiate prenuptial agreements to protect each party’s interests in case their marriage ends in divorce. This makes sense for many reasons. Both prospective spouses might have substantial assets and the understanding that nothing is guaranteed, so a plan should be put in place to avert costly disputes should they decide to dissolve their legal union. Formalizing specific terms can be difficult, and couples looking for a prenup sometimes need assistance reaching consensus. At the Law Offices of Randy S. Margulis & Associates, we offer mediation services to Western New York residents who are negotiating prenuptial agreements. From offices in Williamsville and downtown Buffalo, Certified Mediator Alexandra Rockwood draws on her legal and social work experience to promote open, healthy communication as prospective spouses look to establish an equitable document.
Film and television portrayals often present a distorted view of prenuptial agreements as devices that only exist to guard the nest eggs of ultra-wealthy families. In reality, a prenup works for any couple where the parties want to maintain what is theirs and ensure their financial security in the event of a divorce. There are many people nearing marriage who want to discuss a prenuptial agreement but are worried about approaching the subject with their fiancé. Mediation is an excellent option for couples who require a little assistance to get the conversation started. Alexandra Rockwood guides prospective spouses through thoughtful, respectful discussions that give couples confidence about what lies ahead.
There are many reasons why Western New Yorkers choose our firm to assist with prenuptial agreement mediation, such as:
Though you might never need to enforce your prenuptial agreement, taking the time to address important issues with help from a qualified mediator can establish a solid framework for the challenges you will deal with in the future.
The Law Offices of Randy S. Margulis & Associates, with offices in Williamsville and downtown Buffalo, provides mediation services for prospective spouses throughout Western New York who seek to execute a prenuptial agreement. Please call 716-886-9600 or contact us online to schedule an appointment.
As a Buffalo divorce lawyer for 28 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.
Alexandra M. Rockwood is a Senior Associate Attorney with the Law Offices of Randy S. Margulis & Associates and has been with the firm since early 2020. She primarily practices in the areas of matrimonial and family law, including divorce, child custody, and child support. Alexandra is a practicing matrimonial and family law attorney as…