03 Jun Who Gets What in a Divorce?
How do couples divide property when going through a divorce? More contentiously, how do they divide debt?
We spoke to divorce attorney Kelli Hooper to learn more about how property is divided during a divorce. If you’re considering a divorce, she recommends making a list of all your assets, along with all of your debts, to help make the process smoother.
Kelli Hooper is a divorce attorney based in Fayetteville who helps clients in the Metro Atlanta area.
Contact her directly at 888-558-1353.
Learn more about her practice at her AsktheLawyers.com™ profile: https://bit.ly/2JcxQlf
Topics covered in this video:
0:24 – Can one spouse end up with more than 50% of property in a divorce?
1:18 – How is a house divided in a divorce if there’s only one name on the deed?
1:52 – What is the difference between marital assets and non-marital asset?
2:32 – How is property converted into a marital asset?
3:30 – Is there a gray area between non-marital and marital?
4:37 – How does a prenuptial agreement affect marital assets?
5:33 – Are couples more likely to argue over assets or debts?
6:05 – What would you suggest to people considering divorce?
7:09 – How can creating a list of all your assets and debts help with the divorce process?