We have been married 5 years now, marrried in FL, both reside in FL in seperate residences. He has a trust fund that he will have access to once his mother passes away, his father has already passed. In FL with no-pre-nup would I be able to obtain any of the funds from this trust fund should I choose to divorce him?
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Sorry, your not entitled to any of that money. It is inheritance which is exempt as a marital asset. Likewise if you inherited a small fortune he would not be able to claim any of it from you.
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In almost all common law states, like Florida, inheritances are not part of the marital assets that are subject to equitable distribution. So you would be due nothing from these assets if you divorce.
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