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April Marie Townsend

April Townsend’s Legal Guides

12 total

  • Equitable Distribution in Pennsylvania

    In Pennsylvania, the division of marital assets and debts following divorce is termed "Equitable Distribution." Typically, all assets and debts acquired during the marriage,regardless of name,are presumed marriage. In addition, even an increase in the value of assets that are hel...

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  • Death During Divorce

    Pennsylvania passed alaw in 2005 providing for equitable distribution of marital property when one of the spouses dies during the pendency of the divorce and certain conditions are met. Previously the death of a spouse during the pendency of a divorce proceeding abated the divor...

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