Business Allocation

The value of a business or other high worth asset is often one of the most contentious issues in a divorce. Our firm routinely handles complex valuation issues with our network of forensic financial professionals providing expert guidance in the following areas:

  • Review and examination of financial documents
  • Determination of income available for support and/or maintenance
  • Preparation of the marital balance sheet
  • Valuation of businesses and business interests
  • Valuation of stock options and other types of securities
  • Analysis of information for financial disclosure statements
  • Lifestyle analysis
  • Tracing of assets and analysis of pre- and post-marital assets
  • Critique of opposing valuation reports and income analysis
  • Assistance with depositions of opposing financial experts
  • Assistance with settlement structuring
  • Income tax planning and considerations
  • Expert witness testimony
  • Real estate appraisal services

These forensic experts allow the attorneys at Little, Gilman-Tepper & Batley, P.A. to maximize their strategies and explore all options for resolution. We understand that maintaining the accustomed standard of living is important and we work diligently to protect inheritances and other assets during a divorce.