How the Rich Keep Divorces Private & Out of Court

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Celebrity divorce lawyer Peter M. Walzer explains how rich and famous people like Bill Gates keep their divorces private and their disputes out of court.

[Source: Business Insider]

News Article Title: How the Ultra Rich Avoid Messy Public Divorce Battles By Keeping their Disputes Out of Court

Date of Publication: May 6, 2021

Area of Law Expertise: Celebrity Divorce

Description: Yoonji Han and Hayley Cuccinello interviewed high net worth divorce attorney Peter M. Walzer of top family law firm Walzer Melcher LLP regarding how to keep the celebrity divorce of Bill and Melinda Gates private.

In their petition for divorce, Bill and Melinda Gates said they had a separation contract but no prenup. “It’s a done deal that’s never going to go public,” explained celebrity divorce lawyer Peter M. Walzer. “95% of couples — celebrities or not — mediate their divorces.”

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