Cherry Hill QDRO Attorneys
Our family law attorneys help clients receive their share of retirement plans
Preparation for a Qualified Domestic Relations Order or QDRO occurs coincident with a divorce judgment. A QDRO is a legal order that gives the divorced spouse a share of a retirement plan or pension plan. Since 1972, the law firm of Forkin, McShane, Manos & Rotz, P.A. has passionately stood by the sides of divorcing spouses in Southern New Jersey. Our experienced QDRO lawyers in Cherry Hill understand the emotional strain and stress a divorce can cause. We are proud to provide our clients with prompt and reliable advice, personalized care and outstanding legal service for all family law matters. To speak to a knowledgeable attorney at our firm who can help you prepare a Qualified Domestic Relations Order, contact us today.
Understanding qualified domestic relation orders
Whether your divorce is just beginning or coming to an end, attempting to understand complicated legal processes can be difficult. However, with the help of a Cherry Hill Qualified Domestic Relations Orders lawyer, you can focus on rebuilding your life.
A QDRO distributes funds from the retirement plan of the owner or participant to a spouse or alternate payee. A QDRO may also be used to enforce child support, alimony or spousal support payments, or marital property rights for the benefit of a spouse, former spouse, child or other dependent of a participant.
A domestic relations order must contain the following information in order to qualify:
- Name the participant and alternate payee
- Address of the participant and alternate payee
- Name of each plan the order applies to
- Monetary amount to be paid to the alternate payee
- Number of payments or time period to which the order applies
Ready to take your case
At Forkin, McShane, Manos & Rotz, P.A., our team of highly qualified Cherry Hill divorce attorneys are prepared to assist you in preparing a QDRO. Each attorney at our firm is experienced and knowledgeable in all areas of family law. Attentive and skilled, we take great pride in what we do.
Contact us for QDRO preparation assistance
Given the emotional stress of a divorce, comprehending legal agreements and procedures can be especially difficult. We at Forkin, McShane, Manos & Rotz, P.A. strive to help our clients move forward with their lives as quickly as possible. To speak to one of our experienced lawyers, contact us online or by phone at 856.779.8500.