About My Practice
Trained in 1994, when divorce financial planning was still in its infancy, Carl has become one of the preeminent divorce financial planners in the country, with extensive experience in litigated, mediated and collaborative divorce settings.
Carl is Founding President Emeritus of the Association of Divorce Financial Planners and chairs its Professional Protocols and Standards Committee. He is a CERTFIEID FINANCIAL PLANNER™ professional (CFP®) and a Certified Divorce Financial Analyst™. He is a former Enrolled Agent with extensive experience in tax planning and divorce taxation and has testified on tax matters in the Supreme Court of the State of New York. He is President and CEO of Divorce Analytics, Inc., a company focusing exclusively on divorce finance.
Carl has been consulted frequently and cited by the media on divorce financial planning issues and has lectured to other divorce professionals on a variety of financial topics. He has served on the advisory boards of Divorce Magazine, the College for Divorce Specialists and the NYU Divorce Project. He is on the editorial board of New York Family Law Monthly and has published numerous articles in New York Family Law Monthly, Divorce Magazine, Divorce360.com, DivorceInteractive.com, DoOver.com and other financial publications.
General financial planning and money management, 1983-present
General securities principal, 1988-present
Branch Manager, Cadaret, Grant & Co., Inc., 1988-present
Specialization in divorce financial planning, 1994-present
Tax preparation and tax planning, eight years in a supervisory capacity, former Enrolled Agent, 1983-present
President, DivorceInteractive.com, Inc., an online divorce resource, 2000-present
Host, “Divorce Talk,” an online radio talk program, 2002-2004
Panelist, Panel of Experts, Divorce Prep School, 2009-2012
Committee Member, Long Island Tax Professionals Symposium, 2009-present
Registrations, Licenses, Certifications & Affiliations
Securities Registrations or Exam Qualifications
Series 7, 24, 65
Life insurance, Health/disability insurance
Designations & Certifications
- CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ (CFP®)
- Other - Certified Divorce Financial Analyst (CDFA)
Cadarte, Grant & Co., Inc.
Considerations: Specialization in Divorce Finance
I will provide a free initial consultation to prospective clients so we may determine if their needs and my practice are well-matched.