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Why You Need a Local Lawyer to Draft a QDRO

By Grayson Cannon

Some of our past blog posts have discussed the Qualified Domestic Relations Order, also known as a QDRO for short.  This is a special type of order that is required to divide certain types of retirement plans as part of a divorce. Why Do I Need a QDRO? QDRO’s are usually prepared and submitted after the Final Decree of divorce has …

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QDROs

By Grayson Cannon

There are many timely steps involved in receiving your rightful benefits after a divorce. When your divorce decree grants you a portion of a former spouse’s retirement benefits, you should be aware that there are certain time constraints on taking action to get those benefits transferred. Delays cost money and, in some cases, could prevent you from receiving all or …