Category Archives: Prenuptial Agreements

It’s never too soon to start planning for your Prenuptial Agreement

In Massachusetts a prenuptial agreement defines the rights and responsibilities of spouses once they marry.  These newly defined rights and responsibilities are usually significantly different than the legal rights and responsibilities a spouse may have under divorce law in Massachusetts.  An enforced prenuptial agreement defines which assets will and will not be divided between spouses. …
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Mavrides Law Featured in Boston Magazine

Marcia Mavrides, Owner and Founder of Mavrides Law was featured in Boston Magazine’s "Ask a Wedding Expert: What’s the Secret to a Happy Marriage?" In this article, Marcia provides her key pieces of advice for a happy relationship and marriage, including good communication, the importance of making time for each other, and why considering a…
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8 Reasons A Prenuptial Agreement in Massachusetts May Be Unenforceable

You may think your prenuptial agreement is boilerplate and ironclad. You and your spouse discussed the terms, drafted a quick agreement, and signed it. Perhaps you even created your prenuptial agreement to the letter of the law, played by the rules, and checked every box. So, is your prenuptial agreement fool-proof? Rarely. Is it guaranteed?…
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