Many people think there are dozens of decisions to make in a divorce and that all of the marital assets are “up for grabs” in the divorce process. That is not true. While people picture a 100-yard football field, what we are really dealing with in most divorces is a 10-yard football field.
One question we get asked a lot is, how is our personal property divided in Nebraska. It is very important to talk about dividing property in a divorce case because it can be an emotional process.
The question of who is going to keep the primary family home is almost always at the heart of a divorce negotiation in Omaha (and throughout Nebraska). Besides being an emotional touchstone, the house you shared is frequently the most valuable asset in an estate.