Court Rejects Death Benefit Valuation of Law Practice; Ongoing Business Realistic

Business Valuation UpdateVol. 2 No. 6
Legal and Court Case Update
June 1996
8111 Legal Services
541110 Offices of Lawyers
marital dissolution/divorce
partnership agreement

Wadsworth v. Wadsworth
641 N.Y.S.2d 779
April 19, 1996
State Court
New York
Supreme Court


During the first three years of the parties 31-year marriage, the husband attended and graduated from Stanford University Law School. In the divorce proceedings, the trial court credited the ...

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Wadsworth v. Wadsworth

At issue is whether the Supreme Court properly valued defendant's law practice and properly declined to value separately defendant's law license.