Property & Debt Division

Protecting Your Right to Marital Property in a Divorce

Deciding how to split up the marital assets and debts is often a difficult issue in a divorce, particularly when there are significant assets at stake. It is crucial that you have legal representation to protect your property rights.

While your marriage may have fallen apart, you can work to keep your future financial security intact. Retain the legal services of a family law attorney who is experienced with property division in divorce.

Because family law is all we do, at the Law Offices of Deborah R. Eisenberg, LLC, we can help you with all issues related to divorce. We are dedicated to helping ensure that you receive a fair share of the marital assets and securing your financial future.

Equitable Division of Marital Assets and Debts

In Connecticut, the law provides that all property can be equitably or fairly divided by the court in a divorce. Attorney Eisenberg can assist you in dividing and securing your share of the marital assets and debts, including:

Your Rights to Separate or Premarital Property

Property acquired by a spouse before the marriage, by inheritance, or by gift may be considered premarital or separate property. However, if there is no prenuptial agreement, separate property can still be subject to division in a divorce. Sometimes, when assets are brought into the marriage, they become mingled with assets that are acquired during the course of the marriage. We can help you distinguish your separate property from the marital estate and work to protect your separate assets from being divided in your divorce.

A note about the marital home: For some families, their house may be their largest asset and many decisions will need to be made about the home, including:

Dividing the marital equity requires precision and attention to detail. At the Law Offices of Deborah R. Eisenberg, we are experienced with handling divorce cases and know how to ensure that you receive a fair portion of your marital estate.

If you are facing a divorce and need assistance with your property division, contact the Law Offices of Deborah R. Eisenberg, LLC. We would be happy to consult with you regarding your property matter.

Committed to excellence in resolving all matters related to divorce and property division for clients east and west of the river.