Attorney Cristal, leading attorney at Jane K. Cristal, P.C. is a coauthor of the article, "Protecting Separate Property During Marriage and Divorce." The firm is proud to announce that the article was recently published in the New York Law Journal: Trusts & Estates (September 2014, Vol. 252, No. 57).
In the article by Jane K. Cristal, Doris L. Martin, and Madelin Zwerling, the authors discuss the various methods of protecting an individual's separate property during marriage and at the time of divorce. Some of the topics include:
- Prenuptial agreements
- Estate planning
- Asset protection trusts
They discuss the various estate planning tools that can be used by couples who are contemplating marriage or are already married.
The article provides guidance to newlyweds and betrotheds as to the actions needed to protect their rights if divorce were to occur. Attorney Jane Cristal encourages individuals to take great care when drafting estate plans to ensure that their families and assets are fully protected. To read more about protecting your separate property, click here for access to the full article (reprinted with permission from the New York Law Journal).