When couples go through the divorce process, the law under which the divorce takes place is determined by the state in which the divorce is filed. Every state has slightly different laws, and it should not come as much of a surprise that some states are considered to be more favorable places to divorce than others, depending on where you fall in terms of finances in the divorce.
In high asset divorce cases, having an ironclad prenuptial agreement is an enormous asset. Unfortunately, ensuring that a prenuptial agreement cannot reasonably be challenged is not always an easy task. In some cases, though, it can be surprising to see the circumstances surrounding what was assumed to be a legitimate agreement.