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Qualified Domestic Relations Orders

Qualified Domestic Relations Orders (QDRO)

Buffalo Divorce Attorney Can Help You Understand New York Law

In a divorce, there can be a disagreement about who has a fair share of retirement plans and benefits. People who are looking to protect their benefits after divorce can do so by obtaining a qualified domestic relations order (QDRO).

At The Law Office of Charles A. Messina, I can help you understand what this form is and how it can be used to benefit both spouses. I can help you understand the process of negotiating, settling and securing a (QDRO). Protecting what is yours as a payee and a beneficiary is important, and working with my firm can enable you to ensure your best interests are protected.

Hire an Experienced Buffalo Family Lawyer

Most individuals facing divorce work with a QDRO attorney in order to protect their portion of a 401K, pension, or 403B account. By filing this document with the court, you can take the proper steps to ensure that your retirement benefits are protected and what is yours remains yours. The laws and regulations regarding QDROs can be confusing, and you should never have to worry about completing the correct paperwork on your own. When you work with The Law Office of Charles A. Messina, you can retain the proper representation you need to ensure that your retirement benefits are protected.

Choose Charles A. Messina for Your Family Law Needs

Ready to move forward with your case? If so, it is important that you contact my firm as soon as possible. By working with my firm, you can rest assured that your case is in the capable hands of a seasoned Buffalo family law attorney.

As a divorce lawyer in Buffalo, I am prepared to take all necessary actions to ensure that you receive the best possible outcome for your case and any related matters. Your retirement and IRA account benefits are important to you; when you work with The Law Office of Charles A. Messina, you can make sure that they are safeguarded.

Contact my family law firm today to learn more by completing a free case evaluation form to receive a consultation over the phone!

The Law Office of Charles A. Messina - Buffalo Divorce Attorney
Located at 3990 McKinley Pkwy #3
Buffalo, NY 14219. View Map

Phone: (716) 980-1959 | Local Phone: (716) 634-7777.

The information on this website is for general information purposes only. Nothing on this site should be taken as legal advice for any individual case or situation. This information is not intended to create, and receipt or viewing does not constitute, an attorney-client relationship.
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