Evette Boyle, with attorney Michael H. Minton, was awarded
70% of the marital estate.
MONEY June 13, 2007
IN THE NOT-TOO-DISTANT past, Jo Cooper-Ellis's divorce
from husband Peter might have netted her the house and
some paltry monthly payments. But in the 21st century,
the math of divorce is drastically different. In court
in Vermont, Jo won not only $10,000 a month in alimony
and child support, but also Peter's entire retirement
portfolio — and $1.2 million worth of his unvested
stock options at the software company where he's an executive.
more . . .