Trusted St. Louis Family Law Attorneys
Even Without Children, You Need Dedicated Representation
If custody and support of children are not at issue in your divorce, you can still face considerable challenges. Spousal support or alimony and asset and debt division are a few matters which can often be contentious and can take months to resolve. When you need help protecting your property and finances, speak with our St. Louis and St. Charles family law attorneys to discuss your rights and create a strategy to preserve your rights.
At Pedano, O’Shea, McGavic & Hogenmiller, LLC our firm is committed to working in your best interests no matter what family law issues you need help with. You have rights and the law regarding divorce can be nuanced and complicated which means a personalized solution from our firm can be just what you need to be successful.
How does asset division work?
The divorce attorneys at Pedano, O’Shea, McGavic & Hogenmiller, LLC will help guide you through the process of achieving a favorable and equitable division of your assets and debts. In the event the spouses cannot reach an agreement regarding the division of their assets and debts, Pedano, O’Shea. McGavic & Hogenmiller, LLC will work tirelessly to prepare your property and debt proposal for presentation to the court. Ultimately, the court at trial will determine which assets and debts belong to the spouses after the divorce after hearing from both parties.
- Courts will divide the marital estate with some of the following factors in mind:
- The economic circumstances of each spouse at the time the property division is made
- Contribution of each spouse to the acquisition of the marital property
- The value of the non-marital property set apart to each spouse
- Conduct of both parties during the marriage
- Custodial arrangements for any minor children
The court will then distribute the property as fairly as possible between the parties.
Get the Legal Counsel You Need
Whether you need skilled representation for the asset division of your divorce, the alimony phase, or any other facet of your divorce, you need a trusted St. Louis and St. Charles family law attorney from Pedano, O’Shea, McGavic & Hogenmiller, LLC to protect your rights. When your financial future is on the line, get competent and aggressive legal help from our firm!
If you’re ready to speak with a practiced Chesterfield divorce lawyer, call our firm today!