Recorded Webinar: Divorce and SMSFs – Trying to Retain the Happily Ever After


11th April 2019

Duration:  approx. 2 hours

This session looks at the options for managing your SMSF where members are divorcing. It examines how assets are divided whilst keeping super in an SMSF. It includes:

  • Dealing with asset valuations prior to settlement of divorce proceedings

  • What happens if you cannot agree on value?

  • Managing business assets on separation

  • Trustee restructures on divorce

  • Ensuring trust deed clause prevents non-member spouse interest in fund

  • When should each party obtain specialist advisers?

  • CGT rollover advice - transferring assets in specie

  • What happens when pension started but divorce intervenes?

  • Dealing with lumpy assets

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Stephen Bourke, Director, SuperSplitting

Stephen is the former head of the Family Law Division of the Commonwealth Attorney-General’s Department. He was project leader for the legislative amendments on superannuation and family law.

Stephen is author of the leading text on the subject of superannuation splitting Super Splitting for Family Lawyers published in 2011 and is an active member of the SMSF Association.

Stephen appears in court as a expert witness in complex superannuation matters as well as providing strategic or technical advice to parties that are negotiating settlement or collaborating.

Stephen is often invited to speak at conferences and seminars including the Biennial National Family Law Conference and Law Council of Australia Family Law Section Roadshows.


This webinar is suitable for lawyers advising in superannuation matters – Australia wide. This webinar is for practitioners with some knowledge in this area and looking to improve their knowledge.

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Product Code: WBJAPR19
 Price:  $264.00 (Inclusive of GST)
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