William C. Dodd Counsel

For many years, William C. Dodd, who joined Schenck, Price, Smith & King in 1992, has been extensively involved in divorce negotiation, mediation, and litigation.  His cases often involve highly compensated executives and medical and legal professionals, many of whom have executive compensation plans and benefits.  In addition, Mr. Dodd has negotiated and drafted numerous marital settlement agreements that encompass the allocation of marital and non-marital assets and liabilities as well as spousal and child support.  These agreements also consider the appropriate income tax effects.

Mr. Dodd has represented clients in marital settlements in which the marital estates have totaled as much as $75,000,000.  Additionally, he has drafted premarital and interspousal agreements for clients who wish to protect their assets and income from spousal claims incident to divorce or death.

Mr. Dodd has also appeared before land use boards on behalf of clients. He has litigated business and contract matters in the New Jersey courts.  He has also represented clients in residential and commercial real estate transactions.

In addition, Mr. Dodd is an elder for the Presbyterian Church (Morristown, New Jersey) and is a former member of the board of trustees for Homeless Solutions, Jersey Battered Women's Services and Volunteers for Morris County.

Areas of Concentration

Divorce litigation, commercial and real estate litigation, commercial and residential real estate transactions, land use, matrimonial law (including negotiation of pre-marital and interspousal agreements).

Representative Matters

  • Participating attorney in reported case of Overbay v. Overbay 376 N.J. Super. 99

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