Boulder Family Law Blog

What you should know about dividing life insurance

When it comes to property division, most of the focus is on the house, cars, retirement accounts and other big-ticket items. However, life insurance policies purchased during a marriage may also be marital property. How is life insurance divided during a divorce? Term...

How does Colorado enforce child support orders?

Whether you are getting ready to end your marriage or split up with your former spouse years ago, it is crucial to understand various issues related to child support if you have young kids. Aside from understanding different ways to pay support if you are a...

Paying child support as a business owner

As a business owner, there are multiple reasons why you could have an especially challenging time during the divorce process, especially if you have kids. Entrepreneurs and business owners sometimes find themselves in the middle of a divorce because of the demands...

How do you correctly identify marital property?

A divorce has a lot of moving parts to it, even after you set aside the emotional hardships involved. For example, settling the separation of marital property is just one of the many things you will need to determine. A judge presiding over your case will often...

Do you need a dynasty trust for your divorce?

When leaving assets to children and grandchildren, you can rest easy knowing you can continue to care for them after you are gone. For people with considerable wealth, leaving assets to beneficiaries also come with some very real concerns about taxes. According to...

Why are high-asset divorces usually settled out of court?

One common theme with high-asset divorces is that couples often settle out of court. This means the couple works together to create their divorce agreement without needing a judge to make any rulings. According to Insider, one of the reasons this may happen is the...