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Whenever two people enter into a marriage contract, many of their individual assets and funds become shared property. Whether this property was acquired before or during the marriage, it is generally considered to belong to both spouses. When a divorce occurs, the New Hampshire Courts attempts to divide marital property evenly to ensure fairness. However, if the Court finds that an equal division would not be equitable or appropriate after taking into consideration certain factors, then property division law comes into play.

Courts Process of Determining Property Division

The property division is not as straightforward as one might expect. Many assume that you will automatically regain rights to property that was individually owned prior to the marriage, but a wide variety of factors can influence which spouse will get to keep which assets.

Factors weighed by courts include:

  • Length of marriage.
  • Each spouse’s age.
  • Ability of each spouse to obtain or maintain gainful employment.
  • Ability to attain future assets.
  • Family situations of each spouse.
  • If any children in the marriage are affected by the loss of property.
  • Present income.

When you reach out to a Manchester divorce lawyer from Sekella Law, PLLC, we can review these factors with you and discuss the potential outcomes.

Contact Divorce Lawyers at Sekella Law, PLLC

If you are embroiled in a divorce and are facing major loss of assets through property division, we can help you to a secure different outcome with the right legal help. Our firm at Sekella Law, PLLC has helped countless individuals recover generous property divisions. Contact us today for preliminary case review and to get answers to any questions that may be on your mind.

Call (603) 686-7229 now to get in touch with a Manchester divorce attorney from our New Hampshire firm who can help.

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