Financial Abuse, Restricted Stock and Other Hard Divorce Topics
Lisa Zeiderman was recently a guest with Olivia Summerhill on her podcast, “Divorce for Wealthy Women,” to talk about some of the complex financial instruments you and your attorney might need to familiarize yourselves with when going through a high-net-worth divorce.
Detecting and Stopping Financial Abuse: Tips from Lisa
Thank you to Leanne Townsend for having me on her #DivorcingWell podcast to discuss tips for detecting and stopping financial abuse. Sadly, financial abuse is all too common in relationships and victims often suffer in silence. Listen to this episode to learn what red flags to watch out for as well as actions you can […]
Thinking about divorce and not sure about first steps? Listen Here!
Thinking about divorce and not sure about first steps? Join SAS For Women Cofounder Liza Caldwell, MA CPC and me for a confidential Zoom event next week! Tuesday, September 27, 2022 12 – 2:00 pm Eastern Standard Time Space is limited. Admission $25 Click on the image/link below to RSVP and secure your seat. […]
A Women’s Guide to Money and Divorce
A Women’s Guide to Money and Divorce How your finances are handled in a divorce may be the single biggest factor in your post-divorce quality of life and standard of living. It is crucial to compile a statement of net worth and ensure you are fully prepared for the division of marital property and […]
Deep v Heard – Legal Takeaways Relevant to a Family Law Matter
Deep v Heard – Legal Takeaways Relevant to a Family Law Matter The civil trial between Johnny Depp and Amber Heard has come to an end, though media outlets are reporting that Heard will appeal. Jurors found Heard liable for defaming Depp in an Op-Ed published in the Washington Post and finding Depp […]
Protect Yourself From Financial Abuse
Have you had a chance to listen to my recent interview with Natalie Hoffman for her wonderful podcast, #FlyingFree? We had a terrific conversation about #financialabuse, and talked through the following questions (and many more): **What are the signs of financial abuse? **What can you do if you’re being financially abused? **Why is mediation with a narcissist […]
Is Your Spouse Hiding Assets?
It is crucial to have a divorce attorney with the requisite experience to uncover hidden assets and protect your financial position. Link to Article
What is financial stalking?
Understand what “financial stalking” looks like and how to respond if you are a victim. Financial stalking is the notion that one person continually checks on what the other is doing with their money and how they are spending it. Some of this activity is covert, but in other cases, the partner who […]
Bonus and Equity Award Season is Upon Us
It is bonus and equity award season in the finance industry. Suppose your spouse is compensated with restricted stock units (RSUs), stock options and other forms of deferred compensation. In that case, it will play a crucial role in negotiating prenuptial agreements, postnuptial agreements or asset division in divorce. Lisa Zeiderman lent her knowledge on […]
Manic Spending Causes Anxiety, Particularly During Divorce
Here are legal tips to protect yourself and your finances. KEY POINTS When in the midst of a divorce, there are ways to legally protect your finances from a spouse’s over-spending. Cancel joint accounts, consider a postnuptial agreement, and keep documentation of the spending patterns. Talk to a mental health professional and ask your spouse […]