This article was published in the October 11, 2019 issue of FamilyLawyerMagazine.com and provides an overview of pre-marital estate planning. For family law practitioners, marital and pre-marital estate planning can be key in protecting clients in the event of divorce. Here are three sets of critical considerations that could be worth millions to your client.
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