Property Division

Addressing the needs of Arizona same-sex couples

Same-sex marriage is among the hottest topics in the country right now. Every week, it seems, there is a new development in legislative and judicial efforts to expand marriage rights to include all couples.

Divorce: Inherited Debt and Property

Inherited Debt and Property In the previous post, we discussed an important issue that might face many couples as they approach divorce: What happens to inherited property? According to property division lawyers in Phoenix, Arizona law provides a clear-cut answer. Inherited assets are considered to be separate property, no matter when ownership is transferred. However, there… read more

How Assets Get Divided in a Divorce

When a person designates estate beneficiaries, it’s a very intentional move. Creating a will for the purpose of distributing assets and property is all about creating a legacy. For many people, this means providing for loved ones after passing away. What Determines How an Asset is Divided? Given the value — sentimental or financial —… read more