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Dividing Pensions, IRAs & 401(k)s in a High Asset Divorce

One of the most important assets that will come up during the property division aspect of your divorce is your retirement account. Because retirement accounts play a huge role in your financial stability later in life, it is imperative that the division of your accounts be handled by attorneys who have the experience to make sure it's done correctly.

Call our office at (610) 365-4733 for your initial consultation today.

At Testa & Pagnanelli, LLC, we have over 15 years of combined experience practicing family law in Montgomery County, Norristown, and the surrounding areas.

We have helped nearly every one of our divorce clients through the process of dividing different types of retirement accounts, including:

  • 401(k)s
  • Pensions
  • IRAs

Qualified Domestic Relations Orders

To divide some retirement accounts, including 401(k)s and certain pension plans, you must have a qualified domestic relations order (QDRO). A QDRO allows you to divide an account without incurring any penalties.

To be effective, however, a QDRO must be filed early and properly. Filing a QDRO after a divorce settlement is finalized can lead to serious problems. We know that your share of a pension or retirement account may not be protected without a QDRO. We will carefully assess your accounts to determine the proper way to prepare your QDRO so there are no surprises later on.

Schedule Your Complimentary Consultation Today

To ensure that your retirement accounts are handled properly and fairly, it is important you seek help from one of our experienced property division attorneys in Montgomery County today. We will work with you to create a strong case strategy and advocate for your interests.

Complete our online contact form or call us directly at (610) 365-4733 to schedule your appointment.

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  • Thank you again Mr. Enrico for fighting and having your clients best interest at heart.

    - Former Client
  • Mr. Pagnanelli actively sought to negotiate a settlement from day one and I really appreciate his work.

    - John B.
  • Maria is an outstanding attorney who puts the needs of the client first.

    - Heather
  • I highly recommend Mr. Pagnanelli. He is ethical, reasonable and extremely competent.

    - Paul T.
  • She is a five-star attorney you can hire at a three-star price and I recommend her and her team without any reservation whatsoever.

    - Andrew G.
  • I was confident going in and out of the courtroom BECAUSE my attorney was Maria Testa.

    - Dominic D.

Why Work With Our Firm?

Individualized Approach Tailored to Meet Your Family's Goals
  • Efficiency You Deserve

    Our firm will work to help you reach the next chapter quickly, efficiently, and without wasting your time and resources. 

  • Focused Exclusively on Family Law

    Don't leave the most important part of your life to chance, our team is highly experienced and solely focused on handling family law matters. 

  • Well-Respected in the Legal Community

    Our attorneys have an impeccable reputation within the legal community and are highly regarded in their field.

  • Over 30 Years of Collective Experience

    Between our attorneys, we have over 30 years of collective experience in ensuring your legal rights are advocated for.