Post Nuptial Agreements
Los Angeles Divorce Lawyers
If you are already married but are interested in taking steps to protect
your financial future and the future of your children, you should speak
with a family lawyer about creating a post nuptial agreement. Similar to a
a post nuptial agreement enables a couple to protect separate assets they
may have accumulated over the course of their marriage. Many couples who opt for post nuptial agreements have accumulated a considerable
amount of wealth or property over the duration of their marriages that
they wish to protect.
Creating a Post Nuptial Agreement
Before deciding to enter into a post nuptial agreement, there are several
things which should be discussed between the couple. An open discussion
about the following will help you better prepare to speak with your attorney
about a post nuptial agreement.
You and your spouse take the following steps in creating a post nuptial
- Discuss all of your separate & mutual assets and debts.
- Discuss the current financial status of your relationship including spending
habits, roles and responsibilities and any concerns you have over money matters.
- Be open and honest about your assumptions and expectations of how property
would be handled in the case of death or divorce.
- Revisit the contract periodically, especially if your lifestyle or financial
status changes drastically.
Protect Your Finances with a Nuptial Agreement
At Claery & Hammond, LLP, our skilled
Los Angeles divorce attorneys have the experience and knowledge necessary to help you and your spouse
draft and implement a post nuptial agreement. Avoiding confusion during
this phase will ensure that things will progress smoother and more efficiently
in the future should the post nuptial agreement ever need to be re-visited.
Our seasoned attorneys can guide you through the process to create a secure
and beneficial agreement that helps protect both of your individual assets.
Make sure your finances are protected for the future -
contact Claery & Hammond, LLP to learn more about the benefits of having a post nuptial agreement in place.
Call us at (310) 817-6904!