Your Better Tomorrow Starts Today We can see through the emotions of divorce to a better solution,
and can help our clients see through the same lens.

Vancouver Property Division Lawyers

Skilled & Straightforward Legal Guidance You Can Trust

While nearly every aspect of divorce can bring out the worst in a person, property division is one of the most contentious yet pivotal parts of the process. Oftentimes, neither spouse is willing to relinquish what he or she feels entitled to. Navigating these complexities requires the expertise and skill offered by our Vancouver property division lawyers of Landerholm Family Law. Our qualified legal team understands just how much is on the line, including financially and emotionally valuable assets.

The State of Washington & Equitable Distribution

Property division refers to more than just real estate and includes benefits, vehicles, funds, stock options, retirement accounts, and other personal property. Everything acquired during the course of your marriage or otherwise owned jointly is considered community property, which means it is subject to division. Any property you inherited or owned prior to the marriage qualifies as separate property.

Equitable distribution does not mean there will be an even division of all marital assets between the two parties. Instead, the courts strive to make the decision as fair as possible by assessing various factors, including but not limited to the following:

  • The duration of the marriage
  • Each spouse’s earning capabilities
  • Each spouse’s financial status
  • Each spouse’s parenting duties, including custody and child support
  • Each spouse’s overall health
  • Spousal support, alimony, or other financial obligations
  • The degree to which a spouse contributed to the household, the other spouse’s education, earning power, etc.

Facing Divorce & Seeking a Top-Rated Vancouver Property Division Attorney? Contact Us

Whether you have been together for a few months or your entire lives, you have likely shared and accumulated countless assets with your ex-spouse. Fighting for what you believe is yours can be stressful and painful, which is why our Vancouver property division lawyers of Landerholm Family Law will step in to make the process as seamless as possible. Don’t face this sensitive and intimidating time alone.

Don’t hesitate to contact our legal team to maximize your chances of success. Call (888) 981-9511 at your earliest convenience.

About Our Team Portland, Vancouver, & Salem Family Law Firm

At our family law firm, we understand the importance of taking an individualized approach to working with clients. Our goal is to give our clients stability and confidence during a difficult time of their lives. From start to finish, we can provide the personalized counsel you deserve.

Learn More