Extreme Caution When Dividing Retirement Benefits

Divorcing spouses need to use extreme caution when dividing their retirement benefits.  Pro-se litigants especially can reap severe consequences by not understanding the importance of having a QDRO drafted for certain retirement plans. Be aware that when a QDRO is needed, it should be drafted with great specificity. Any attempt to not utilize a QDRO when applicable can result in severe financial consequences. Be vigilant.

Post written by: Tiffany R. Lunn Esq.

Phone: 770-492-2974

Published in: on September 27, 2010 at 12:01 pm  Comments Off  
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