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Valuation Resources for Family Law

Posted: Oct 22, 2015

Valuation Resources for Family Law

Representing clients in a divorce case in which the value of the couple’s business assets is at issue can be challenging. In order to reach a fair resolution the attorneys must have a grasp of the standards and methods of determining the value of companies, stock, and partnership interests, the discovery techniques used to obtain vital information and effective ways of presenting evidence. Join us for a CLE on this topic on 10/27 and check out our resources in our collection below.

General

The Appraisal of Real Estate. Appraisal Institute.  2013. 14th edition.

4th floor Reading Room                                HD 1387 .D663 2013

 

Financial Valuation Workbook: Step by Step Exercises and Tests to Help You Master Financial Valuation. James R. Hitchner and Michael J. Mard. 2006, 2nd ed.

 4th floor Reading Room               KF 4028 .V3 H585

 

The Forensic Accounting  Deskbook: a  Practical Guide to Financial Investigation and Analysis for Family Lawyers. Miles Mason. 2011.

4th floor Reading Room                KF8968.15 .M37 2011

 

Investment Valuation: Tools and Techniques for Determining the Value of Any Asset . Aswath Damodaran. 2012, 3rd edition.  

4th floor Reading Room                HG4028.V3 D353 2012                   

 

The Lawyers Business Valuation Handbook. Shannon Pratt, Alina V. Niculita. 2010, 2nd edition.

4th floor Reading Room                KF1416 .P73 2010             

 

The Lawyer’s Guide to the Cost of Capital: Understanding Risk and Return for Valuing Businesses and Other Investments . Shannon Pratt, Roger Grabowski. 2014.

4th floor Reading Room                                HG 4028 .C4 2014

 

The Market Approach to Comparable Company Valuation. Matthias, Meitner. 2006.

4th floor Reading Room                                HG 4028 .V3 M45 2006

 

The Market Approach to Valuing Businesses. Shannon P. Pratt. 2005, 2nd ed.

4th floor Reading Room                                HG 4028 .V3 P69 2005

 

Understanding Business Valuation: a Practical Guide to Valuing Small to Medium Sized Businesses. Gary R. Trugman. 2002, 2nd ed.

4th floor Reading Room                  HG 4028 .V3 T78 2002

 

Valuation: Measuring and Managing the Valuation of Companies. Tim Koller, Marc Goedhart, David Wessels. 2015, 6th ed.

4th floor Reading Room                HG4028.V3 K65 2015      

 

Valuation and Distribution of Marital Property. John P. McCahey, editorial director; Barbara E. Adelman. 4th floor Reading Room                    KF 524 .V35 2001

Also available as an eBook           Volume 1             Volume 2             Volume 3

 

Valuation of Privately-Company Equity Securities Issued as Compensation

4th floor Reading Room                                HG4028.V3 A477 2004

 

Valuing a Business: the Analysis and Appraisal of Closely-Held  Companies  

4th floor Reading Room                HG4028.V3 P73 2008      

 

Valuing Professional Practices and Licenses: a Guide for the Matrimonial Practitioner

4th floor Reading Room                KF524 .V37 2014                 

 

Valuing Small Businesses and Professional Practices  

4th floor Reading Room                HG4028.V3 P738 1998    

 

Valuing Specific Assets in Divorce. Robert D. Feder ; general editors, Charles T. Rosoff, Aleza Tadri Friedman. 2001.

4th floor Reading Room                KF535.7 .F44 2001            

 

Massachusetts Materials

Business Basics for Divorce Lawyers, Part I: Understanding Real Estate Appraisals

5th floor States                                 KF 2500 .A75 B872 2008

 

Business Basics for Divorce Lawyers, Part II: Understanding Business Valuation 

5th floor States                                 KFM 2500 .A75 B872

 

Business Valuation in Divorce-Post Adams . Boston Bar, 2011.  

5th floor States                                                 KFM2497 .B87 2011        

 

Business Valuation Issues for the Domestic Relations Practitioner. MCLE, 2009.

5th floor MCLE                  KFM 2500 .B87 2009

 

Calculating Divorce: It’s Getting Personal! MCLE. 2011.

5th floor MCLE                                  KFM 2500 .A75 C35 2011

 

Complex Issues in Valuing Marital Assets. MCLE. 2008.

5th floor MCLE                                  KFM 2500 .A75 C66  2008

 

Divorce Finance Summit. MCLE. 2013.

5th floor MCLE                                  KFM 2500 .A75 D58 2013

 

Family Law Financial Forum. MCLE. 2014.

5th floor MCLE                                  KFM 2500 .A75 F36 2014