Divorce For Professionals And High-Asset Divorce

Dissolving a marriage is rarely a simple process, but the matter becomes significantly more complicated when one or both of the parties involved are professionals with substantial assets and business interests. In those situations, divorce has the potential to impact a person’s long-term financial and professional future, affecting business associates, partners, and employees. Reaching a swift and amicable solution is paramount.

Resolution Through Strategic Negotiation

The attorneys of Gray & Becker, P.C., understand this and the other unique needs of professionals involved in a divorce. Past clients include physicians, dentists, attorneys, business executives, pilots and other professionals. The firm’s combination of business insight and family law experience allows its lawyers to successfully resolve complex divorce cases through strategic negotiation and out-of-court settlements. The legal team aims to protect the client’s interests by minimizing the effect of the divorce on business operations. Often this strategy includes tracing and documenting the client’s separate property.

High-Asset Divorce

The family law attorneys at Gray & Becker, P.C. specialize in high-asset divorce and complex property and debt division.  The attorneys work diligently with forensic accounting experts in complicated matters such as tracing and confirming separate property assets.

The firm also has extensive experience in working with business valuation experts to accurately value business interests and other valuable assets being divided in a divorce proceeding.

The attorneys have experience dividing assets that include:

  • Stock options
  • Restrictive stock options
  • 401(k) accounts
  • Pension plans and other retirement accounts
  • Professional practices
  • Real estate
  • Oil, gas, and mineral interests
  • Investment accounts
  • Life insurance policies
  • Annuities
  • Business interests

The firm routinely pursues division of retirement accounts through qualified domestic relations orders (QDROs). Its attorneys are adept at developing creative strategies for accomplishing a fair division of stock options and other potentially volatile investments.

Contact The Firm

To contact an attorney experienced with divorce for professionals, email the firm. The firm serves clients throughout Central Texas and has offices in Austin.