Prenuptial Agreements in New York
Prenuptial agreements are used by people who enter the marriage with assets that they do not want to comingle into marital Our family law attorneys at The Law Offices of David L. Martin, Esq., P.C. have experience in drafting prenuptial agreements and have done so for countless couples during our years of legal experience.
What Is a Prenuptial Agreement?
Prenuptial agreements, or premarital agreements, are prepared before a marriage begins and come into effect if a marriage ends. These agreements depend on each couple and their assets, property, etc. The best way to have this legal document prepared is with the help of an experienced family law attorney.
Our New York law firm has experience in drafting agreements that both parties can approve of. We help couples evaluate each decision to make an agreement that works best for them and leaves each party feeling comfortable and satisfied.
What Does a Prenuptial Agreement Contain?
In New York, a prenuptial agreement lays out with specificity the assets that each party is bringing into the marriage and wish to remain as separate property in the event of a divorce.
It can include real estate, inheritance, stocks, bonds, mutual funds, pensions, etc.
It cannot make decisions regarding things that don’t exist, such as children.
This legal agreement becomes valid when both parties agree to all aspects of it and sign it on their own free will.
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If you want to learn more about prenuptial agreements in New York, contact the Law Offices of David L. Martin, Esq., P.C. today. Our family law firm offers free consultations to discuss your case and to answer your questions about the upcoming legal process.
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