As a business owner, you have worked tirelessly throughout your life to make your business successful. A business venture takes time, money, resources, and commitment to making it work. When you and your spouse decide to get a divorce, it is common to be concerned about protecting the interests of your business.
All types of business interests pose challenging valuation and taxation issues in divorce. Profitable businesses may become a source of contention, leading to lengthy divorce litigation. By contrast, those with negative cash flow may become a burden, leading to disputes over how to fairly allocate the losses.
There are numerous options available to business owners in a divorce, including:
Protecting your property rights in these cases requires not only a strong background in family law, but also experience handling high-asset divorces. At Ross Family Law, we have committed ourselves to protecting our clients' investments, including their businesses. We provide quality legal guidance and representation to business owners in divorce cases, with 10+ years of experience in family law.
Whether you own a family-owned and operated business, a large corporation, or a professional practice, it is important to retain the services of an attorney for categorization of your assets and a business valuation. The Pleasanton divorce lawyers and team at our firm are here to answer any of your questions, address your concerns, and take the time to understand the details of your unique situation.
We have the experience you need to handle a high-asset or complex divorce case. Our team can work with you to negotiate fairly and strategically to understand and meet your goals. We aim to avoid disputes and make the process as smooth as possible.