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High-Net-Worth Solicitors

When a couple divorces, one of the most complex and important tasks they must undertake is the division of shared finances and property. This is especially true for high-net-worth couples, who often have numerous assets and liabilities to consider.

A high-net-worth divorce can be a very delicate matter, which is why it is so important to seek legal representation from a specialist family law solicitor.

At Garratts, we have a team of solicitors who are experienced in dealing with high-net-worth divorce settlements. We will work closely with you to understand your unique circumstances and financial situation to provide you with the best possible advice. Contact us today to find out more.


Who do high-net-worth solicitors represent?

High net worth solicitors represent individuals with a high net of personal assets and wealth. This may include property, investments, savings and income from employment. If you are going through a divorce or dealing with another complex family law matter, it is important to seek legal advice from a specialist solicitor who can protect your interests.


What issues do high-net-worth solicitors commonly advise on?

High net worth solicitors commonly advise on a range of family law matters, including;


What is a high-net-worth divorce settlement?

A high-net-worth divorce settlement is one in which the couple has many assets and wealth to divide between them. This may include property, savings, investments and pension funds.

Often, high-net-worth individuals will seek the help of a specialist solicitor to ensure that their interests are protected during the divorce process.


How do high-net-worth divorces differ from regular divorces?

High net worth divorces often involve more complex financial matters than regular divorces. This is because there is typically more wealth and assets to be divided between the couple.


What are common issues in high-net-worth divorces?

Some common problems that arise in high-net-worth divorces include;

1. Property division

When a couple decides to enter a divorce, one of the most complex and important tasks they must undertake is property division. This is especially true for high-net-worth couples, who may have multiple properties and investments.

2. Child arrangements

Child arrangements can be a contentious issue in any divorce, but it is often even more complicated in high-net-worth divorces. This is because there may be more at stake financially, and there may be concerns about the safety and well-being of the children.

3.  Pension division

Another complex issue in high-net-worth divorces is the division of any pensions. This is because pensions can be a significant asset, and there are several ways to divide them, i.e. a divorcing couple may decide to split the spouse's pension with the higher net worth.

4. Trusts

Trusts can also be an important issue because trusts are often used to protect assets, and multiple trusts may be involved in a high-net-worth divorce.


What are the benefits of using a high-net-worth solicitor?

There are many benefits of using a high-net-worth solicitor, including;

1. Experience and expertise

High net worth solicitors have experience and knowledge in dealing with complex financial matters. This means they can advise you on the best ways to protect your interests and reach a fair settlement.

2. Negotiation skills

In helping couples reach an amicable agreement without going to court, it is crucial to rely on a legal expert with excellent negotiation skills.

3. Knowledge of the law

In cases involving wealth, detailed knowledge of the law is essential

4. Discretion

Specialist high-net-worth solicitors can offer their clients discretion and confidentiality. This is important for individuals who wish to keep their divorce settlement private.


Why choose Garratts to assist with your high-net-worth divorce settlement?

As a leading law firm in the North West with 30 years of experience dealing with family law cases, Garratts are well-placed to advise you on your high-net-worth divorce settlement. Our team of specialist solicitors have a wealth of experience and expertise in dealing with complex financial matters. They can offer you advice on the best way to protect your interests.

We understand that every family is different, and we will tailor our approach to suit your individual needs. We also offer a free initial consultation so that you can discuss your case with one of our experienced solicitors without obligation. Contact us today on 0161 665 3502 or leave us a message.


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