Many times when a couple divorces, division of marital property is an issue that becomes very emotionally charged. There are several factors which need to be considered, and they can be completely different from case to case. We have the experience needed to help you survive the emotions and focus on the facts of your case.
K&F attorneys know that “equitable” is not necessarily “equal” and we take that into account when representing our clients either in negotiations or in the courtroom.
Massachusetts is an “equitable division” state. This means the marital assets will be distributed fairly, not equally. Generally the courts will start at a 50/50 split of property and then take equity into consideration.