Property Division Isn’t as Easy as It Sounds

Find guidance with property division in Kennewick, WA

Dividing property between spouses involves much more than splitting assets in half. The State of Washington requires property is split in a “just and equitable manner.” The division must be fair, but not necessarily equal. You can count on Defoe Pickett Law Office of Kennewick, WA to help you find a fair split that satisfies you and your spouse.

You can reach us at 509-734-8787 to learn more about property division.

Who gets what?

Dividing personal belongings between two or more people can be an emotionally and financially complex process. Here are a few of the factors a court considers to determine the fair division of your assets:

  • Length of the marriage
  • Amount of property that’s shared
  • Amount of property that’s owned individually
  • The ability of each spouse to take care of themselves when the divorce is final
Rely on Defoe Pickett Law Office to help you conclude the division of property in your household.