What happens to your home in a New York City divorce is no small question. The decision to sell your home or buy out your spouse, stay in your family rental or leave and rent your own place–each of these actions will have lifelong consequences.
Join us for an evening where you will get smart advice from some of the city’s top experts as you consider your options and the best way to move forward.
January 10, 2018
17 Willow Place | Brooklyn NY
Andrea Vacca is the founder of Vacca Law & Mediation, a boutique firm that focuses exclusively on non-adversarial divorce and family law matters. Her firm works only with clients who want to keep their divorces out of court and want to negotiate their prenuptial and postnuptial agreements in a non-adversarial manner. Andrea’s firm primarily uses mediation and the collaborative law processes to achieve these goals for her clients.
Kathy Braddock is the co-founder of Braddock & Purcell, a unique company made up of two “super brokers” who use their combined 50 years of experience in the luxury real estate market to match buyers and sellers with the absolute best agent for their property and their needs. Prior to forming Braddock + Purcell, Kathy was the Executive Managing Director, General Sales Manager for Douglas Elliman where she was responsible for the entire residential brokerage division of 14 managers and more than 1,100 real estate agents throughout New York City, as well as suburban Connecticut, New Jersey and Long Island.
Margaret Patrick joined Merrill Lynch in 2015 and became a CDFA®, Certified Divorce Financial Analyst, in order to focus directly on assisting women in divorce. She holds the CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER® designation, one of the most respected in financial services. She consults with attorneys, reviews settlement proposals and advises clients during and after the divorce process. Ms. Patrick takes time to empower each client’s understanding of their financial condition, often helping to solve issues related to working, living situation, mortgages and refinancing, lifestyle, and saving for retirement. Over time, clients develop a strong relationship with Maggie and rely on her guidance in starting their new lives post-divorce.
Marie Herrero joined Merrill Lynch as a Wealth Management Lending Officer in 2016, after nineteen years of experience in the luxury residential lending space. She has broad expertise in all issues related to mortgages and refinancing, and provides the highest level of service and attention to help clients achieve a successful outcome. For the past year Marie and Maggie have worked together to assist divorcing people step-by-step through the mortgage and refinancing process, with the goal of helping their clients feel good about moving forward beyond divorce.