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Transferring Assets in a Divorce Can Lead to Capital Gains Tax Implications

May 14, 2024

The process of distributing assets and debts in divorce is a process couples focus on in great detail.  It can often be very contentious, which is not surprising since marital property not only holds financial value but emotional value as well. In their quest to gain particular assets and secure fair value, couples often fail…

Loss Carryforwards: An Asset Often Overlooked in Divorce

March 29, 2024

When couples—and their attorneys—develop plans for the division of marital assets, they tend to focus on obvious assets such as real estate and retirement accounts. As a result, some valuable assets can be overlooked. Many people do not realize that their financial losses can be one such asset. It is important to understand the value…

Celebrating 16 Years on the Super Lawyers® List

October 30, 2023

As a firm dedicated to representing High Net Worth Clients, it’s truly significant to mark my 16th consecutive year on the prestigious Super Lawyers® list. This recognition is a testament to the unwavering commitment and collective efforts of my dedicated team. At Nolletti Law Group, PLLC, our primary focus has always been on delivering impactful…

Please Join Us in Welcoming AV Preeminent Attorney Joseph Brettschneider to Nolletti Law Group

September 28, 2023

We are excited to announce that our team of distinguished family law professionals has expanded yet again to include Joseph Brettschneider, an experienced matrimonial attorney who has been highly rated for his skills for over three decades. One of his many official accolades includes the coveted AV Preeminent rating by Martindale/Hubbell, highest rating bestowed by…

James Nolletti’s 11-Year Consecutive Achievement from Best Lawyers in America®

August 17, 2023

The team at Nolletti Law Group is pleased to report that our Founder and Managing Partner, James Nolletti, has been selected for inclusion in Best Lawyers in America yet again for 2024. This edition will be the 30th-anniversary edition of the peer review report released in partnership with the U.S. News organization. Because rankings in…

Experienced Litigator Nussair P. Habboush Joins Nolletti Law Group

July 11, 2023

The Nolletti Law Group PLLC team is pleased to welcome distinguished advocate and skilled litigator Nussair P. Habboush to our team of experienced divorce attorneys. Equally comfortable trying cases before the bench or a jury, Nussair was one of the first attorneys to develop and present arguments on LGBTQIA+ child custody rights before the New…

Join Us in Welcoming Rashel Zywica to Our Team

June 16, 2023

With years of experience managing complex financial arrangements in divorce litigation, Rashel Zywica understands how to protect clients’ interests in high-net-worth divorce situations. Rashel excels at developing strategies to succeed at all stages of divorce and family law litigation. While recognizing the pain and intense emotion that accompany the divorce process, Rashel refuses to be…

Spousal Support/Maintenance Calculations for High Income Earners

March 13, 2023

Regardless of whether you call it alimony, spousal support, or spousal maintenance, these support payments can be challenging to calculate, particularly for those with incomes above the basic thresholds. While New York law provides formulas to set amounts, judges have considerable discretion to deviate from the formulas and set their own outcomes.  Similarities and Differences…

How Property is Divided in High Net Worth Divorce

February 6, 2023

New York distributes property “equitably” in a divorce, and an equitable split can look much different in a high net worth divorce. Because of the complexity of these cases, it is a good idea for both spouses to work with attorneys who understand how to anticipate and manage a variety of complicating factors. Only Marital…