Premarital Agreements

Premarital Agreements

A premarital agreement can provide clarity and organization of the financial details of individuals considering marriage. We understand the importance of peace of mind when entering into a marriage, and we will help you navigate the sensitivity of a premarital agreement.

More About Premarital Agreements

Pre-marital agreements can include, but are not limited to:

  • Protection of the inheritances of children from a prior marriage
  • Separation of responsibility for individual personal debt acquired prior to the marriage
  • Negotiation of individual property or personal assets
  • Distribution of assets in the event of divorce

Who should consider a premarital agreement?

A couple in which:

  • One partner is significantly wealthier than the other
  • One or both partners have children from previous relationships
  • One or both partners own businesses
  • One partner has significant debt prior to the marriage
  • One partner plans to leave the workforce to raise children
  • One or both partners wish to reinforce existing estate plans