Southaven Divorce Attorneys Guide Clients through a Complex, High-Asset Divorce

Offering comprehensive family law services in Southaven, Olive Branch, Hernando, and throughout the state

Regardless of the net worth of the individuals involved, divorce is almost always fraught with struggle. Often, when the divorcing parties are wealthy, the level of conflict grows more intense as there is far more at stake. While high-asset divorce cases tend to involve complex matters of family law, for the experienced divorce attorneys at Taylor Jones Taylor these issues are par for the course. They have been guiding affluent clients in Southaven, Olive Branch, Hernando and throughout the state through the fractious process of divorce for more than 50 years. They understand the sensitive nature of the issues in question, and their clients benefit from the knowledge they have gained resolving other high net worth divorces.

Valuation of business and professional assets

In preparation for the division of marital assets, those assets must be inventoried and valuated. Divorce law in Mississippi follows the principle of equitable distribution, which does not mean a 50-50 split down the middle. The firm has experience working with clients who own businesses, have professional practices, own properties and accounts overseas and various retirement and investment accounts. Some of the other common issues that emerge in a high net worth divorce case might include:

  • Business valuation
  • Copyrights
  • Patents
  • Trademarks
  • Partnerships
  • Unique skills
  • Executive compensation packages
  • Employee stock options
  • Jewelry, artworks, antiques
  • Vacation property
  • Investment accounts
  • Retirement accounts
  • Marital debt
  • Hidden assets

Complex and high-asset divorce solutions

The basic issues in a complex divorce are the same as for any divorce. The firm guides clients to developing solutions that work for all parties concerned with regard to:

For couples who have a pre-existing prenuptial agreement, these issues are most likely addressed within that document. The firm will support you in making sure that you emerge from the divorce with a favorable settlement and in a strong financial position to take on your new life going forward.

Helping clients navigate a complex divorce

Divorce is essentially a business transaction that gets complicated by emotion. While the attorneys at Taylor Jones Taylor will not promise to make the process easier for you emotionally, they can help you to feel confident in your choice of legal counsel, and provide the support and advocacy you will need to prevail in a contested divorce. They know when it is time to engage the experts, and they know when it makes sense to go to court to ensure the best chances for a satisfactory outcome for their clients.

Offering strong advocacy throughout the divorce process

When you are dealing with a complex divorce, the chaos can eclipse everything else that is going on in your life. Amidst the chaos and conflict, it is comforting to know that you have a strong advocate fighting for your rights in the divorce process. The Southaven divorce attorneys at Taylor Jones Taylor will guide you through your divorce and toward a more positive future. To learn more about what the firm has to offer you, please call 662-342-1300, or fill out the quick contact form to schedule an appointment at an office in Southaven, Olive Branch or Hernando. How can we help you today?