You have worked hard throughout your marriage to provide a good life for yourself and your loved ones. Now that you are getting a divorce, it is important to make sure that you retain your fair share of assets.
At Kowalski, Wilson & Vang, LLC in Madison, we provide skilled representation from knowledgeable family law attorneys. We handle all aspects of your divorce, including the valuation and division of complex assets such as family businesses, military benefits, and federal retirement accounts.
Wisconsin Is a Community Property State
Absent a valid prenuptial or postnuptial agreement, all assets and debts in a Wisconsin divorce are divided 50/50. This includes the marital home, savings and checking accounts, retirement accounts, cabins, investments, stocks, vehicles, and . It is crucial that all marital assets and debts are identified, valued by a professional, split in a way that represents the best possible outcome for both parties. This is especially important if you own a business, have federal or state employee retirement benefits, or have earned military benefits.
There may be some assets that you wish to keep. You may prefer to sell the marital assets and walk away from your divorce with cash as you begin the next phase of your life. We will take the time to get to know you and understand your goals to achieve your best possible outcome.