J. vs. J.

Donald W. Aaron

Case Conclusion Date:June 16, 2008

Practice Area:Divorce / Separation

Outcome:My client (wife) awarded spousal maintenance, one-half of business capital investment, one-half of college fund remainder

Description:Represented wife in a divorce where husband would only agree to give wife less-than-half of marital assets, and pay the remainder as spousal maintenance over time. Husband claimed a business capital investment was now worth $0, but wife awarded 1/2 of initial investment. Husband refused to divide assets in a college fund, but wife awarded 1/2 after college and equal control of expenditures. In addition to six-figure share of marital assets, court awarded wife 5-figure amount in spousal maintenance every year for 9-years.