WFA Econometrics Group provides expertise and competence when valuing pensions, drafting qualified domestic relation orders (QDROs), and dealing with investment-related issues.
Our firm specializes in the division of pensions and 401(k)s in divorce and offers advice to attorneys on settlement agreement language and appellate briefs for specific issues concerning QDROs. We are the best at what we do, we are honest, and we work hard for our attorney clients nationwide.
We are fair and equitable and go the distance for our clients and attorney clients.
Tim Voit is one of the original founders of WFA Econometrics Group, L.L.C., a Certified QDRO Specialist and Financial Analyst. Tim Voit's concentration is in QDROs, QDRO Distributions and the Valuation of Retirement Plans in divorce. Here is a list of his achievements and credentials:
Admitted as an expert in both State and Federal Courts - meeting the Daubert Challenge-several states.
Called upon in legal malpractice to "fix" QDROs or to compute/minimize damages for the insurance carrier.
Has published over 100 articles on the topics of QDROs and valuing pensions in several state bar journals.
Routinely asked to speak at bar functions for Continuing Legal Education Credits (CLE) in several states and CE credits for CPAs (forensic accounting).
Author of Retirement Plan Benefits & QDROs in Divorce, originally published by CCH, 500 pages, 15 chapters.
Author of Federal Retirement Plans in Divorce - Strategies & Issues.
Called upon to consult on Appellate Briefs regarding QDROs and valuation issues - involved in many landmark cases involving QDROs.
Quoted in Forbes on the Wealth of the Presidential Candidates and the President's Cabinet members.
Interviewed and quoted in BusinessWeek, Newsweek, Family Lawyer Magazine, Reuters, and iHeart Radio.
Ann Westermeier is a partner in WFA Econometrics Group,. L.L.C. and is our lead QDRO Analyst who is primarily responsible for most QDRO preparations and negotiating the language of QDROs with plan administrators. Ann Westermeier has drafted well over 5,600 QDROs and is the go to person for QILDROS.
John Westermeier is a QDRO Analyst with WFA Econometrics. Before joining WFA Econometrics Group, John Westermeier had 28 years of experience working for national services providers in the mortgage lending and title/escrow industries. John’s well-rounded experience includes all aspects of business operations, sales, marketing, and he has held senior-level management positions. John’s experience and skills translate well to provide professional QDRO services to our client attorneys and the clients they represent.
Gary is our QDRO Analyst and Certified QDRO Specialist who is primarily responsible for most QDRO preparations and negotiating the language of QDROs with plan administrators. Mr. Obeldobel is a graduate of the International College and Hodges University. Mr. Obeldobel has drafted well over 9,000 QDROs over nearly two decades for WFA Econometric Group.
Assistant to Mr. Tim Voit
Brandi is our Case Administrator who oversees day-to-day case management activities, follow-through, and communication with the attorneys.