Decoding the QDRO

(How to read and understand your client’s QDRO)

Presented by: Divorce Mediation Group

Tuesday, January 16, 2018 | 5:30PM – 7:30PM
(Happy Half-Hour from 5:30PM – 6:00PM)

Divorce Mediation Group is proud to present:

Decoding the QDRO (How to read and understand your client’s QDRO)

You will learn about:

  • What is a QDRO and what does its preparation entail?
  • Ensuring the MSA and QDRO speak the same language
  • Important updates regarding division of military retirement benefits



Opening remarks by Bill Eddy, Esq., LCSW, mediator with Divorce Mediation Group


Marc Schechter, Esq. – Attorney Marc Schechter specializes in the areas of employee benefits, ERISA including Qualified Domestic Relations Orders (QDROs), and business matters. He has extensive experience designing, drafting, and implementing all types of employee benefit programs, with an emphasis on ESOP transactions. In addition to handling a wide range of business transactional matters, he has significant experience with ERISA litigation matters and representing plan sponsors in audits with the IRS, FTB, and DOL relating to qualified and nonqualified employee benefit plans. He is an active speaker on employee benefit law topics for a wide variety of organizations. His client base ranges from sole practitioner lawyers and physicians to publicly traded corporations to professional musicians and athletes.


Corey Schechter, Esq. – Attorney Corey Schechter has practiced in the area of ERISA and employee benefits law since 2011. His practice focuses primarily on ERISA litigation matters, assisting employers in the design, drafting and implementation of various employee benefit programs, and preparing Qualified Domestic Relations Orders (QDROs). He has extensive experience consulting with family law attorneys and their clients regarding benefit division issues. He has been selected as a Super Lawyers “Rising Star” in the area of Employee Benefits Law and speaks regularly on employee benefits issues.

Cost: No fee.
1.5 MCLE credits


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