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Hidden assets can wreak havoc in a divorce

One thing that no one wants to experience is to have someone put one over on them. There are many circumstances where being cheated/tricked out of something can be very harmful to a person. One such circumstance is when a divorcing individual is cheated out of a fair property division arrangement by misconduct by their ex-spouse.

Property division can be a very high-stakes matter in a divorce. Sadly, as is the case when it comes to many high-stakes matters, there are some unscrupulous individuals who may resort to cheating to try to get a better outcome for themselves in a property division than fairness would dictate. For example, an individual might purposefully fail to disclose assets to their estranged spouse or take actions aimed at hiding assets from their estranged spouse to try to lower the amount their estranged spouse receives in a property division arrangement. This can potentially lead to the individual the assets were hidden from ending up in a substantially weaker economic position following a divorce than they should have.

Thus, one thing that individuals may be very concerned about when it comes to a divorce is making sure no assets are being hidden from them by their estranged spouse.

Our firm understands how harmful hidden assets can be in a divorce and we can provide assistance to divorcing individuals who are worried that their estranged spouse may be trying to conceal assets from them. We can conduct thorough investigations into whether there are any undisclosed/hidden assets out there and can give individuals advice as to how to proceed if it is discovered that their estranged spouse hid/failed to disclose assets.