Spivak Law Firm | Pittsburgh, PA

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Marriage Settlement Agreements:
Frequently Asked Questions

Does Spivak Law Firm draft Marriage Settlement Agreements?
Yes. Spivak Law Firm handles areas of family law, including: divorce, child custody, child support, spousal support, and division of assets and debts. We routinely negotiate settlements between spouses and draft fully enforceable Marriage Settlement Agreements that protect our clients’ interests. To schedule a consultation, call Spivak Law Firm at (412) 344-4900 or toll free at (800) 545-9390.

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What is a Marriage Settlement Agreement?
A Marriage Settlement Agreement is a formal legal contract between spouses that divides the marital assets and debts. It may also resolve other issues relating to the divorce, including: child support, spousal support, alimony, child custody, and attorney fees. For more information, call Spivak Law Firm at (412) 344-4900 or toll free at (800) 545-9390.

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Is a Marriage Settlement Agreement enforceable?
Yes. The terms of a Marriage Settlement Agreement may be enforced by the Court of Common Pleas – Family Division. All financial provisions in the Agreement are non-modifiable, though terms relating to child custody and child support may be subject to modification based on a change of circumstances. To learn more, call Spivak Law Firm at (412) 344-4900 or toll free at (800) 545-9390.

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What are the advantages of a Marriage Settlement Agreement?
A Marriage Settlement Agreement typically avoids the need for a trial, thereby saving clients financial and emotional stress. It also keeps control of the outcome with you rather than placing it in the hands of a judge. Finally, settlement may be a preferable alternative to litigation for spouses who want to maintain their privacy and minimize conflict. To schedule a consultation with a divorce attorney, call Spivak Law Firm at (412) 344-4900 or toll free at (800) 545-9390.

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Will Spivak Law Firm review my Marriage Settlement Agreement?
Yes. Spivak Law Firm is frequently asked to provide an opinion on a Marriage Settlement Agreement before the parties sign. We explain the document carefully so you fully understand what you’re signing and aim to ensure no important issues were overlooked. Call Spivak Law Firm at (412) 344-4900 or toll free at (800) 545-9390.

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Contact Our Pittsburgh Law Firm Today

Call Spivak Law Firm at (412) 344-4900 or toll free at (800) 545-9390. Our Pittsburgh office is office is open during normal business hours, as well as evenings and weekends by appointment.

Spivak Law Firm represents clients in Pittsburgh and all surrounding counties, including: Allegheny County, Beaver County, Butler County, Washington County and Westmoreland County. We accept cases in Armstrong County, Clarion County, Crawford County, Fayette County, Greene County, Indiana County, Lawrence County, Mercer County, Somerset County and Venango County.