Gen X Divorce: Legal Insights and Strategies

Date: Aug 26, 2024 12:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.

Location: Online

Member Price: $143

Non-Member Price: $179

Section Price: $134

Event Code: I153124

Areas of Law: Family

Earn up to 2.4 credits! (More Information)




April Katz Israeli, Esq.
Irene Shor, Esq., LLC, Red Bank


Hon. Glenn Berman, (Ret.)
Greenbaum, Rowe, Smith & Davis LLP, Woodbridge
Ben Brafman, MS, MCAP, LMHC
Chief Clinical Officer, Sylvia Brafman Mental Health Center
Ilan Hirschfeld, CPA, ABV, CFF, MBA
Marcum LLP, Neptune
is a licensed Certified Public Accountant and the Partner-in-Charge of the New Jersey Region of Marcum LLP, with offices in Saddle Brook, New Jersey. He specializes in business valuations, litigation support and matrimonial accounting within the firm’s forensic accounting group. He holds certifications to practice accountancy in New Jersey and New York; is Accredited in Business Valuations (ABV) by the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants; and also holds the Certified in Financial Forensics (CFF) designation.

Mr. Hirschfeld is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) and the New Jersey and New York Societies of Certified Public Accountants. He is Past Chair of the New Jersey State Society of Certified Public Accountants’ Valuations Interest Group, has been a member of the Society’s Matrimonial and Litigation Support Services Committees, and served on the Litigation Support Committee of the New Jersey State Society of Certified Public Accountants.

A former Adjunct Professor of Accounting in the Graduate School of Business at William Paterson University, Mr. Hirschfeld frequently lectures on litigation support accounting, business valuation and accounting for divorce for ICLE, the AAML, the New Jersey Judicial College, the New Jersey State Bar Association and other organizations. He is the co-author of “Business Solutions: Cost Cutting Opportunities & Caveats” (New Jersey Business Magazine, Nov. 6, 2013).

Mr. Hirschfeld received his Bachelor of Commerce degree from Sir George Williams University and his M.B.A. in Finance from the University of Western Ontario.
Crystal West Edwards, Esq., CELA
Porzio Bromberg & Newman, PC, Morristown

Join us for an insightful CLE seminar focused on the unique challenges and opportunities of handling divorce cases for Generation X clients. This seminar is tailored to both new and experienced attorneys who want to deepen their understanding and refine their skills in navigating the complexities of divorce for this demographic. Understand Gen X clients and their specific needs and concerns, including career considerations, asset division and co-parenting dynamics.

Delve into the financial aspects of Gen X divorces, such as retirement accounts, investments and business ownership, to ensure equitable settlements. Learn how to effectively communicate with Gen X clients, addressing their concerns and guiding them through the emotional and legal aspects of divorce. Gain insights into handling advanced custody arrangements and support issues, focusing on the best interests of children and fair support agreements. Compare and contrast litigation with alternative dispute resolution methods like mediation and arbitration and learn when to utilize each approach for optimal outcomes. Analyze real-life case studies and receive practical tips from leading family law practitioners on managing and resolving Gen X divorce cases.

CLE Credits
NJ CLE:NJ CLE information: This program has been approved by the Board on Continuing Legal Education of the Supreme Court of New Jersey for 2.4 hours of total CLE credit (Full Credits Available: Matrimonial Attorney-General: 2.4, NJ General: 2.4).
NY CLE (t&nt):NY Professional Practice Non-Transitional: 2.0
PA CLE:PA Substantive Credit: 2.0
New: No PACLE fee is required for this program. To earn PA CLE credits, a valid PA Bar ID number must be entered into the CLE form provided after attending the program.

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