No doubt, QDROs can be complicated. From state requirements to individual account requirements, on top of all the divorce proceedings, "complicated" can be an understatement. Consider the following three examples.
A lawyer is working on a divorce case for a military couple. The husband served in the Air Force. The wife was not a service member. The judge awards the wife 50 percent of the husband's military retirement plan. The lawyer then files the QDRO with ...CONTINUE READING