Property can be both marital and non-marital (for example: real estate). If an asset is both marital and non-marital it is sometimes necessary to perform a neutral financial analysis (also referred to as forensic tracing) in order to determine the marital portion and the non-marital portion. With real estate, the financial analysis is referred to as a Schmitz calculation. The Antone case addresses how to properly trace marital and non-marital interests in real estate when refinancing [...]
Randall A. Smith
Mr. Smith is the founder of Lake Harriet Law Office, and his practice is limited exclusively to Family Law and Divorce cases. Mr. Smith's 16+ years of legal experience includes Divorce cases involving Financial Issues including the valuation of Assets and Debts, Non-Marital Tracing, Property Division, Spousal Maintenance (Alimony) claims, Child Custody, Child Support, Parenting Time, High Conflict and Complex cases and Family Law Appeals. Mr. Smith also conducts Family Mediation, FENE and SENE processes.