Divorces involving the ownership of businesses and professional practices present some unique issues. A realistic and fair value must be placed on the enterprises, and numerous other questions answered, particularly when both spouses played important roles in creating that value.
If you own a business or your spouse does, we can help. We are Burns Law Group, PC, a team of family law attorneys with extensive experience in divorce cases involving businesses and professional practices. Our law firm works diligently to protect the rights and assets of our clients, and to achieve fair property settlements.
Call us at 770-956-1400 to schedule a consultation in our Canton, Georgia, office.
Obtaining A Fair Valuation For Your Business
Properly valuing a business or professional practice can be a complex undertaking. Numerous factors must be considered, such as the firm’s profitability, tax liabilities or credits, and the value of any underlying real estate.
To help us understand such issues, Burns Law Group, PC, retains the services of business valuation specialists who have recognized methodologies that take into consideration these and other factors. These experts will be prepared to defend their findings under cross-examination by opposing counsel, if necessary.
Negotiation Or Litigation?
At Burns Law Group, PC, we don’t believe in needlessly running up our clients’ legal bills. This means that we choose the most effective means for achieving results based on the facts and legal issues in a case. Often, this involves assertive negotiation efforts based on the findings of business valuation specialists and other specialists. Sometimes however, the best way to protect a person’s rights and achieve results is to litigate. Either way, we will fight to obtain the best possible outcome for you.
Get A Consultation With A Lawyer
For answers to your questions about divorce and family business, call Burns Law Group, PC, at 770-956-1400 or send us an email.