Biography

Joyce Pearson

Divorce financial planning is my work…
Securing your financial future is my passion.


Extensive Financial Planning Experience

I am the founding member of Equitable Divorce Solutions LLC. Since 1999, I have counseled individuals and couples regarding the equitable distribution and division of assets for pending marital dissolutions and legal separations. I am a recognized as an expert witness by the Maricopa County Superior Court and can testify regarding the future implications to cash flow and projected net worth of individuals and couples as a result of a proposed settlement.

In the past 12 years I have conducted workshops for individuals considering divorce and have been a featured speaker in seminars for my colleagues including the Maricopa Bar Association and the Arizona Society of CPAs. I have been quoted in Kiplinger’s magazine, USA Today, Channel 12 and have appeared on several Financial Planning forums locally for the public. I have lived in Scottsdale, Arizona since 1988.


Education & Training in Divorce Financial Planning

  • Bachelor of Arts in Chemistry
  • Certified Financial Planner – University of Phoenix
  • Certified Divorce Financial Analyst – Institute for Divorce Financial Analysts
  • Advanced training in the preparation of Qualified Domestic Relations Orders
  • Qualified to participate on a Collaborative Divorce Team in Arizona

Professional Associations

  • Former Board Member of the Financial Planning Association, Greater Phoenix Chapter.
  • Charter member of the Arizona Association for Collaborative Divorce Professionals
  • Former Board Member of the Society of Financial Professionals.
  • Member Maricopa County Bar Association.
  • Member Institute of Divorce Financial Analysts.