It is often a complex topic and a particular point of contention when one party seeks to exclude an asset from any divorce financial settlement based upon it being "non-matrimonial". The courts adopt different approaches and it is important to seek expert legal advice to deal with this aspect in financial remedy proceedings. If you need to seek advice on the topic of "non-matrimonial" assets or any other family law issues then please contact Simon Fisher at firstname.lastname@example.org for an initial consultation.
The treatment of non-matrimonial assets continues to be an issue of debate within the Family Court. The concept of non-matrimonial assets applies to pre-acquired assets, inherited assets and post-separation accrual.