We provide speedy, accurate answers to complex economic questions at reasonable fees. Since 1982, Legal Economic Evaluations has provided economic evaluations for thousands of cases in all 50 states. We are nationally recognized experts in valuations and litigation economics. Articles about the firm have appeared in the Wall Street Journal, the Washington Post, the Los Angeles Times, and numerous other publications.
We are nationally-recognized experts in valuing and allocating the benefits of pension plans, retirement plans, and employee stock options in divorce. In addition, we provide valuation of owenrship interests in closely-held businesses for divorce purposes through an affiliated business valuation firm, Acclaro Valuation Advisors, Inc.
In a marital dissolution, a pension or retirement plan is a marital asset (or community asset according to the family law in some states) to the extent it was earned during marriage. The value of the plan assets must be determined and allocated between the marital property (or community property) of the divorcing couple and the separate property of the asset holder.
Our actuary service provides timely, cost-effective valuation and allocation of plan assets for attorneys, mediators, arbitrators, pensioners and their spouses. Our professionals support our valuation/allocation reports with expert testimony.