Trusts and Divorce: A Roadmap for Defending (and Attacking) Trusts in a Divorce Proceeding

June 27, 2018


Wiggin and Dana Trust and Estates Partner, Dan Daniels, will be speaking about the complex interaction between divorce law and trust law on an upcoming webinar, hosted by Clear Law Institute.

Topics to be discussed include:

  • Types of asset division schemes under state law;
  • The extent to which gifted or inherited assets may be ordered distributed to the divorcing spouse making a claim on them;
  • The three broad categories of trusts and the degree of protection each affords; and
  • Tips for drafting trusts to provide a strong defense against claims in divorce.