Marital Property, Divorce Lawyer Buffalo NY
Upon the filing of a divorce action the property of the marriage becomes part of the marital estate to be divided equitably between the parties. The property is either divided by agreement or distributed by a Justice of the New York Supreme Court.
What is Marital Property in a NY Divorce?
Domestic Relations Law defines the term "marital property" to mean all property acquired by either or both parties during the marriage and before the execution of a separation agreement or the commencement of a matrimonial action, regardless of the form in which title is held, except as otherwise provided in an agreement (prenuptial or postnuptial agreement), or that which is Separate Property.
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Stephen K. Underwood, Divorce Attorney
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