From the Back Cover
Getting Divorced? Protect Yourself . . . and Your Money
"This book combines basic tax law with the practicalities of protective analysis and negotiation technique. It provides an extremely valuable thinking mans checklist. Women should also find the book interesting reading." DAVID CLURMAN, PHILLIPS NIZER BENJAMIN KRIM & BALLON LLP
"This is an invaluable treatise that guides men through every nook and cranny of the divorce process, from the decision to split to its lifelong aftermath. I wish this book had been available twenty-five years ago when I went through my own divorce." DAVID W. SMITH, PRESIDENT, AMERICAN SOCIETY OF CORPORATE SECRETARIES
You are not alone. The statistics are startling. Close to 50% of marriages end in divorce, and everyonefrom your children to your spousewill benefit from your preparation for the rough road ahead.
Divorce Rules for Men gives you hard-hitting practical advice, with numerous real-life examples, on how to save thousands of dollars on your divorce. It will give you information on finding the right attorney, filing procedures, negotiating an equitable property settlement as well as alimony or maintenance and child support, communicating with your children, and preparing for divorce court.
Authors Martin Shenkman and Michael Hamilton cover every aspect of the divorce process, including:
- What you need to know before filing for divorce
- Getting back on your feet afterward
- How to do your own divorce
- How to protect your assets
Dont go into a divorce proceeding unprepared. Divorce Rules for Men gives you all the information you need to get through the rough spots and come out ready to start a new life.
About the Author
MARTIN M. SHENKMAN, CPA, MBA, JD, is an attorney in private practice in Teaneck, NJ, and New York City. His practice concentrates on divorce valuation matters, divorce tax planning, estate planning, asset protection, and tax planning. He is a regular source for numerous financial and business publications, including the Wall Street Journal, Fortune, Money, the New York Times, and others. Shenkman has written twenty-five books and more than 600 articles.
MICHAEL J. HAMILTON is a senior editor at a major trade publishing house.