What is Marital Property in a Divorce?

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Do you have questions on what is considered marital property in a divorce?  Watch this educational video by Buffalo Divorce Attorney Donna L. Haslinger to learn more. If you are considering divorce, please contact our office to schedule an appointment with a dedicated Buffalo divorce lawyer. 

  • Everything acquired during the marriage is considered marital property regardless of the name on its title.
  • A house purchased during the marriage, retirement assets, and personal property such as cars, bank accounts, or a vacation home are also considered.
  • With just a few specific exceptions, the court will consider items acquired during the marriage as such property.

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