How are Assets Divided in a Divorce in Virginia?

How are Assets Divided in a Divorce in Virginia?

Divorcing couples in Virginia frequently clash over dividing marital assets and debts. If the couple cannot agree on the matter between themselves, a Virginia court judge will decide it for them. The division of assets and debts during divorce is costly and time-consuming. For these reasons, many couples sort out their issues through agreement. Most couples, however, fail to recognize …

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Holcomb Law’s Annual Team Summit 2020

The Holcomb Law team recently went to the Outer Banks for a few days. We closed the office and spent this time together planning for the new year and coming up with ways to better serve you, our clients. We are really excited for what’s in store for the upcoming year! You can read more about our trip in the …

What is Considered Marital Property in Virginia?

Couples facing divorce may find property division a confusing and anxiety provoking part of their divorce case. Also referred to as equitable distribution, property division is the legal division of property rights and liabilities between spouses during divorce. Virginia is an equitable distribution state. The goal of the state’s property division system is to divide a divorcing couple’s marital assets …

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HOLCOMB LAW IS ONE OF INC. MAGAZINE’S BEST WORKPLACES 2019

Holcomb Law is one of the highest-scoring businesses,  with standout employee engagement   YORKTOWN, VIRGINIA (May 16, 2019) – Holcomb Law has been named one of Inc. magazine’s Best Workplaces for 2019, our fourth annual ranking in the fast-growing private company sector. Hitting newsstands May 28 in the June 2019 issue, and as part of a prominent Inc.com feature, the list …

At What Age Can a Child Refuse to See a Parent?

When deciding at what age a child can refuse to see a parent, several factors will be considered including any existing agreement, the age of the child, and the situation of the current parent with primary custody. Basically, custody agreements establish how a child will see his or her parent and at what frequency. While this agreement may remain in …

Does An Affair Impact Child Custody In VA?

An extramarital affair by either spouse can affect several aspects of a divorce case. One aspect that truly concerns separating parents is the custody of their child. If your spouse has cheated on you during your marriage, you may be expecting the court to favor you for child custody, since the court may already favor you in other matters such …