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Divorce and Business Owners | Orland Park Lawyer

Property division in divorce typically becomes more complex when one or both parties own a business or have significant assets, a high net worth or a high income. There are additional considerations to make during divorce proceedings in an effort to fully protect the financial interests of the divorcing parties.

Attorney Roland P. Ernst of Carr, O'Rourke & Ernst represents clients with a high net worth in divorce proceedings. If you are facing a divorce and seeking a Cook County or Will County attorney who understands how to address the unique challenges in a high net worth divorce, contact Roland P. Ernst to schedule an initial consultation to discuss your needs.

High Net Worth Divorce Representation

Orland Park business owner divorce attorney Roland P. Ernst assists clients in complex property and business division involving:

  • Closely held businesses
  • Retirement accounts, 401(k) plans, IRAs
  • Investments
  • Real estate

The assistance of forensic accountants, business valuators and other experts is often sought in high net worth divorce cases, in an effort to get the most accurate understanding of a client's financial situation as possible. Obtaining assistance from these experts helps with the process of property or business valuation and subsequent division of assets and business ownership. The firm also will work with experts to assists clients through tax issues that often arise in high-asset divorce cases.

The issue of hidden assets often arises in high net worth divorce cases. Learn how the firm can assist in this area.

Contact a Cook County Business Valuation and Division Lawyer

To learn more about divorce involving business owners, physicians, attorneys, professional athletes and other high net worth individuals, please contact lawyer Roland P. Ernst by calling 708-966-2259. The law firm serves clients throughout Chicago and Cook County and Will County, Illinois, including Orland Park, Tinley Park, Arlington Heights, Mount Prospect, and surrounding areas.