Prenuptial And Antenuptial Agreement Planning
Prenuptial or Antenuptial agreements help protect your assets in the event of divorce or death. It can protect your interests, or protect the inheritance rights of your children from a prior marriage. A Prenuptial Agreement can actually strengthen a marriage by removing potential sources of conflict by shielding property owned by spouses prior to their marriage, including family property and family businesses.
Meyers & Welch has the experience and knowledge to draft and review Prenuptial and Antenuptial agreements to assure that the agreements are complaint with the law and will be enforceable, if and when you need it. We provide sound advice and cost effective solutions.
For a consultation with a lawyer about a prenuptial or antenuptial agreement, contact Meyers & Welch.
Our firm can:
- Draft a prenuptial or antenuptial agreement
- Review and recommend improvements in a proposed agreement
- Provide an opinion on the validity of an existing agreement
- Litigate over the scope and breadth of an existing agreement
If you are thinking about getting a prenuptial agreement (sometimes called an antenuptial agreement), talk with a lawyer well in advance of the wedding. Massachusetts law requires both parties to have adequate time to review a proposed agreement.
Our attorneys can tell you more about Prenuptial Agreements. We will review your goals and situation in confidence. We will customize an agreement to meet your goals. It is important that both parties disclose their separate assets, and we will assist you in preparing the proper documentation. If your future spouse has proposed a prenuptial agreement, we can review it and, if necessary, negotiate improvements or amendments with his or her attorney.
Our firm also drafts and reviews antenuptial agreements. These documents can be used to clarify what exactly is to be considered separate property and marital property.
Contact a Lawyer
Contact Meyers & Welch for a consultation with one of our Salem and Andover prenuptial agreement lawyers.