Florida Family Divorce Lawyer
Division of professional practices and privately held businesses in divorce
When going through a divorce when one or both parties have participated in a business or if there is a need to divide assets from a privately held business, things can easily become complicated. Spencer West with Mitchell & West understands the path that needs to be taken in order for you to receive a fair outcome. In such circumstances, he will work with experts in finance, accounting, business valuation and pensions in order obtain a fair business valuation.
If your personal situation is one that both sides have participated in the business, he can examine shareholder agreements, partnerships and LLCs along with any prenuptial agreements in order to determine what rights each party has. However, if only one side is involved in the business then he can also determine what the other spouses rights are by looking at the role of the non-business owner spouse, length of marriage and prenuptial or marriage agreements. Regardless of your situation, Spencer West can help you evaluate all pertinent aspects and determine what your legal rights are.
Spencer West understands that when business and personal lives become interwoven it is often difficult to put emotions aside. His main goal is to provide a legally sound and rational perspective to help you make accurate decisions, while still abstaining from harming the business during the process.
If you are in need of a family attorney contact Spencer West with Mitchell & West Law Firm. He will discuss what options you have, what will happen next and help you find the best feasible outcome. You can call our office at (305) 447-1333 or reach us by completing the form below or by sending an e-mail.