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Navigating the Complexities of Asset Division in Divorce

Divorce is a challenging chapter in life that often involves the intricate process of dividing assets accumulated during a marriage. At Burton Law Firm, we understand the emotional and legal complexities inherent in asset division, striving to provide comprehensive guidance to our clients navigating this challenging terrain. When a marriage dissolves, various assets acquired during […]

Division of Retirement Benefits Upon Divorce

  Generally, couples who divorce in Utah are entitled to an equitable division of retirement investments acquired during the marriage. Equitable means fair, which isn’t necessarily equal. This applies to both parties, regardless of who created the retirement investments from the marriage date to the date of the divorce. Retirement benefits are grouped as “property” and are […]

How does a Divorce affect my Will?

Family law cases usually take a large toll on your patience and mental stability.  Your life can be changing so quickly that it may be difficult to deal with day to day issues.  During divorce litigation, long term goals and planning often takes a backseat to what is considered more immediate concerns.  Unfortunately, the future […]