Community property is divided equally among the spouses. Retirement assets may take various forms and as such are subject to the specific rules of division that apply to the specific asset. The asset must be examined and various questions must be addressed:
These are very broad points that are presented here simply as an overview; ask your attorney for specific guidance in your case.
In order to equate the percentage and amount of the interest of the other spouse, the time line equation is utilized:
If you have retirement assets that are involved in your community estate, seek the professional help of Yelman Family Lawyer.
There are certain deferred compensation assets that may be divided as part of the community estate. These may include:
There are too many to mention in this small space. Contact your Yelman Family Lawyer to discuss your deferred compensation assets.
We often work with certified public accountants and family planners when dealing with retirement assets. Every case brings its own circumstances that must be treated with great attention to detail. We are aware that retirement assets are extremely important to your emotional and financial wellbeing. Our San Diego divorce lawyers treat every client with the utmost respect, professional courtesy and individualized attention – because that is what each client deserves. We seek amicable and time-efficient solutions, yet we will always be prepared to fight for you in court when required. We are aggressive and experienced family lawyers and we get the results that our clients come to us for. For a complimentary telephone consultation with a Yelman Family Lawyer, please call us at (619) 282-1107, or (760) 480-8400.
. . . you went above and beyond the call. You were experienced, clever and did your homework . . . You researched and obtained more in court than what we asked for and we won, won won. A million Thanks. [UCCJEA]
I am exceedingly pleased with the results. . . your diligent efforts on my behalf will benefit my family not only now but in the immediate and long term future. I was very selective when choosing an attorney . . . I realize now how important that decision really was. . .[Divorce]
San Diego, CA
I had been through two attorneys . . . I needed a powerhouse in my corner. . .The true test was when we [went] into court . . . I walked out of the court room amazed with her talent and care. . . My only regret is that I didn’t have her from the beginning . . .
I am extremely appreciative for all you have done and continue to do for me. I truly believe someone was looking out for me when I found you to represent me at that horrific time in my life . . . You and you entire staff are the dream team and I am thankful for all you do!! Thanks to every one of you!!
San Diego, CA
Although I never plan to be in this situation again, I would recommend Yelman & Associates to anyone going through a divorce. Of the many lawyers I have encountered within the courthouse . . [you are] . . . one of the most competent, intelligent, and genuinely caring attorneys . . .
My wife and I would like to say thank you for the outstanding work you did for us. Words cannot give our appreciation justice . . . Your service and knowledge was second to none . . . We will proudly recommend you and your firm to anyone we know who may be in need of legal assistance.
San Diego, CA
Charles Kim Jr.
to set up a
Yelman & Associates
3333 Camino Del Rio South
San Diego, Ca 92108