Category: Legal Perspective

What Remedies Can Provide Faster Protection During a Divorce?

Joseph R. Williams, Pittsburgh divorce attorney and Pollock Begg partner, discusses how to receive protection quickly during divorce proceedings.¬† A Protection from Abuse filing, or PFA, allows you to have access to the courtroom in an expedient manner. Within 10 days, you receive a hearing which can give you some interim relief you might be seeking prior your divorce being finalized. Joe is a partner at Pollock Begg with collaborative […]

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Why Would I Give Up My Retirement Assets in a Divorce?

May 22, 2020 | Divorce, Estate Planning, Legal Perspective, Tax Issues, Videos

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Pittsburgh divorce attorney Daniel H. Glasser reveals an important tax strategy regarding retirement assets in a divorce. Since it is a pretax asset, if you negotiate for your ex-spouse to receive the retirement assets then they pay taxes on it, not you. If your attorney or CPA is not advising you with an defined tax strategy in mind, contact our family law firm.   Known as a workout specialist on […]

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Will a Collaborative Divorce Work for You?

May 20, 2020 | Collaborative Law, Divorce, Legal Perspective, Videos

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Pittsburgh collaborative family law attorney Candice L. Komar explains the benefits available to individuals and couples through collaborative divorce, including greater privacy and more control over the process.   A leading mediator and collaborative attorney in matrimonial law, Candice often deals with family law cases and divorces involving closely held businesses, complex issues and high net worth individuals. In her family law practice, she strives to impart clients with knowledge […]

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How Do I Determine Our Joint Versus Separate Assets?

Pittsburgh divorce attorney Daniel H. Glasser¬†discusses marital assets and shares tips on how to keep items out of the marital pot. There are exceptions. Make sure you are prepared and have a qualified team of family lawyers who can work closely with experts and financial professionals to ensure you get an appropriate division. Contact our family law firm to discuss your financial situation. Known as a workout specialist on tough […]

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What Happens to Our Business When We Divorce?

May 19, 2020 | Business Valuation, Divorce, Legal Perspective, Videos

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Pittsburgh divorce attorney Daniel H. Glasser of Pollock Begg explains business valuation in the context of a divorce. If you and your divorcing spouse are co-owners in a business, contact our law firm to make sure you take the necessary steps in protecting and dividing your business. A formidable litigator in the court room with more than two decades of experience, Dan focuses his practice on high net worth cases […]

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COVID-19 and Collaborative Law: What You Need to Know

April 17, 2020 | Collaborative Law, COVID-19, Legal Perspective, Videos

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How can the collaborative process help couples wishing to start divorce proceedings while courts are closed due to COVID-19? Pittsburgh family law attorney Stephanie L. Jablon, a partner at family law firm Pollock Begg, explains how this alternative dispute resolution option keeps divorce cases private and out of court. Collaborative cases are resolved between a team of collaborative professionals and the divorcees, on a schedule that is convenient for all […]

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