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Property Division and Debts in a Divorce

How are property and debts divided during a divorce? As a general rule, most items obtained during the marriage are considered to be marital property and are subject to a 50/50 division.

Property Division and Debts in a Divorce
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Separate and Marital Property: Who Owns What?

Wisconsin is a marital property state meaning that most things purchased during the marriage are owned equally between your and your spouse. There are exceptions, however, like gifts or an inheritence.

Separate and Marital Property: Who Owns What?
Do I Need a Divorce Lawyer

Family Law

Do I Need a Divorce Lawyer?

There are three ways to get a divorce- hire an attorney, get a mediator to help you and your ex-spouse come to an agreement on key issues, or do it yourselves. Knowing which option is best for you really depends on how well you and your ex are able to communicate with one another and what's at stake for each of you.

Do I Need a Divorce Lawyer?