Equitable Distribution in New Hampshire
If you are going through a
divorce, you will need to make some very important and decisions. One decision
that can have a significant and long term impact on your life and future
is that of property division. New Hampshire is an equitable distribution
state. On this page, we offer basic information on New Hampshire property
division. For further information and to know what to expect, we advise
that you contact a New Hampshire lawyer from our firm.
During an initial consultation, we can discuss your case and what you should
be able to expect.
Marital property can be distributed in an equitable manner during divorce.
Marital property is the tangible and intangible property and assets that
belongs either one or both parties. This property is accumulated during
the marriage. An attorney from our firm can help you divide your marital
property in a fair and just manner. If you are seeking the dissolution
of a marriage, get the help you need from one of our attorneys at Shaheen
& Gordon, P.A.
New Hampshire Divorce Attorneys Understand Property Division Laws
If the property is to be divided in an equitable manner, courts takes into
consideration many factors. Courts try to make the distribution as equal
as possible while still making sure that the following factors are considered:
- The duration of the marriage
- The Age, health and needs of each party
- The opportunity of each for future property acquisition
- The needs of the custodial parent to own the residence
- The tax consequences to each party
- The value of the property
No matter what your situation, one of our New Hampshire attorneys can be
by your side to help you through your divorce. We understand that property
division can be stressful and often aggravating. It is often one of the
most contested and heated discussions that a divorcing couple can make.
Our firm is available to help you through the process to avoid unnecessary
Contact our firm today.