Connecticut is an equitable distribution state, meaning that the court has the discretion to award marital property on the basis of fairness. Of course, the notion of what is fair often depends on how an issue is framed. That’s why you need an experienced and knowledgeable attorney to advocate for your position.
At The Law Offices of H. Dyke N. Spear, Jr., we’ve been litigating property division in complex divorce cases for more than 30 years. We know how to perform discovery to ensure a thorough accounting and valuation of all marital assets. We’ve negotiated distributions of high net worth estates, which included:
If you anticipate contentious negotiations over your marital estate, The Law Offices of H. Dyke N. Spear, Jr. can provide the staunch advocacy you need to ensure fair treatment.
At The Law Offices of H. Dyke N. Spear, Jr., we deliberately limit the number of active cases so we can provide highly personalized service for every client. Should you retain our services, you can expect us to be attentive and responsive to your concerns. We can fully explain the court’s criteria for determining which assets constitute marital property and offer strategies for getting items excluded or included from that inventory. Our experienced attorney knows how to argue persuasively for beneficial valuations of even the most speculative property. We effectively negotiate the disposition of non-liquid assets, assuring that their value is not compromised by a hasty sell-off.
The last thing you want is for the marital property you’re awarded to be lost by paying legal fees. The advantage to retaining an experienced West Hartford family law attorney, who knows Connecticut law and the family court system, is our efficiency. We can work quickly to identify areas of contention and resolve them. Decades of practice have honed our negotiating skills, enabling us to broker deals that benefit our clients. Considering that our fees are already competitive with other matrimonial law practices (and often less due to our low overhead), we truly deliver value along with strong representation.
Get strong representation to safeguard your marital property rights. To schedule a free half-hour consultation with The Law Offices of H. Dyke N. Spear, Jr., call us at 860.470.3296. You may contact us any time, 24 hours a day, and leave a voice-mail message if there’s no answer. We’ll get back to you promptly. We serve clients throughout Hartford County and Tolland County, Connecticut with very flexible office hours.