Avoiding A “Scorched Earth” Divorce For Your HNW Clients

May 23, 2012

Family Wealth Report

Norman Heller and Steven Goldfeder authored an article for Family Wealth Report that discussed the well-publicized divorce between Susan Decker, the former president of Yahoo, and Michael Dovey, and offered tips to avoid a similar contentious scenario.

Mr. Heller and Mr. Goldfeder suggested that attorneys guide their client though the legal morass of divorce with compassion, intelligence and practicality by:

  • seeing the forest through the trees
  • preaching civility
  • considering the best interests of the children

For more information, visit www.fwreport.com.