Each month, the Cordell & Cordell Men’s Divorce Podcast features interviews with authors, politicians and other divorce professionals on issues men face during the divorce process. [Read more…]
This week, Cordell & Cordell posted Principal Partner Joe Cordell’s most recent Huffington Post column regarding the progress the shared-parenting movement has made in 2015. Nearly 20 states are considering measures that would help level the custody playing field for divorced fathers. [Read more…]
In the Jan. 27 article, “Advisors Can Greatly Help With Two Divorce Subjects,” Mr. Cordell discusses how financial advisors can assist in the structuring of divorce settlements in a tax-advantaged manner, and the division of retirement benefits. [Read more…]
One of the last tasks in finalizing a divorce is the drafting and implementation of a Qualified Domestic Relations Order (QDRO). A QDRO is the legal document that instructs a retirement plan administrator how to divide a spouse’s retirement account according to the terms in the divorce or separation decree.
In his recent appearance on Phoenix Money Radio’s “Business for Breakfast,” Cordell & Cordell Principal Partner Joseph Cordell discussed why QDROs are so complicated and why it’s important to make sure they’re handled correctly. [Read more…]