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Property Division Attorney | Nathans Family Law, APC

Property Division

Los Angeles Property Division Attorney and mediator

When it comes time to dissolve a marriage or domestic partnership, a primary concern for both parties may be the division of property. California is a community property state, meaning that all property accumulated through the marriage (marital assets) will be equally divided with some exceptions. At Nathans Family Law APC,  mediator and attorney Michael Nathans has extensive experience in resolving and mediating cases of property division that range from simple to highly complex. Mr. Nathans is also a consulting attorney for clients who have disputes involving property and/or debt. When you need to protect your rights and your financial interests into the future, Mr. Nathans is an advocate and mediator you can trust.

You must be proactive in defending your assets and debts at the time of divorce or partnership dissolution. Mr. Nathans can offer the knowledge and expertise necessary to identify marital assets and help spouses claim the property he/she is entitled to. Contact our office for an initial consultation to protect your rights as to property division.


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The Property Division Process

Discovery and Investigation in Dividing Marital Assets

Attorney and mediator Michael Nathans will investigate and identify all assets and debts in your case. Mr. Nathans can help characterize property as community property or separate property. Mr. Nathans’ role is to offer solutions and options to settle disputes as to separate property and marital assets. Mr. Nathans will look at all of your options and alternatives when seeking to divide the assets of your marriage.

Division of Assets and Debts

While some property division cases are relatively simple, others can involve complex assets or debts including 401(k)s, pensions, retirement accounts, stocks, bonds, and real estate. When you are facing the division of property, it is critical that you work with an experienced mediator and attorney who can help identify all hidden assets and protect your entitlements. Complex property division cases often involve collaborating with experts including accountants and investigators. Mr. Nathans has extensive experience in handling and settling even the most difficult cases and will protect your rights.

same sex Partnership Dissolution and Property Division

In addition to mediating and resolving the rights of individuals at the time of divorce, Mr. Nathans is also very experienced in same sex dissolution matters. These cases may involve domestic partners and same-sex couples. Tax issues and other differences may affect the outcome of the case. Mr. Nathans will assist you in settling and mediating both parties’ rights to property at the time of dissolution.


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Whether it's divorce, child custody or child support, clients benefit from Michael Nathans' expertise in family law and his dedication to helping individuals and families successfully and cost-effectively resolve their family legal matters.

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“He owns his reputation for being reasonable, to-the-point, a high code of ethics, and able to close the deal diplomatically but in court he demonstrates a command of the language and process.” - Larry B.

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“Michael Nathans has advised me on various personal matters over several years. His office is extremely good at taking complex and often emotional issues and resolving them in a favorable, timely and cost effective manner.” - C. K.

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