Largest Property Division Awards / Settlements to a Spouse in a US Divorce

No matter what amount of property is allocated to the second spouse in a divorce, the first spouse almost always feels it is too much.

But some marital estates are, objectively, in a class of their own, and the allocation to the second spouse usually follows suit.

So what are some of the biggest ticket divorces?

  1. Media Mogul Rupert Murdoch: Wife Anna Torv received $1.8 billion
  2. Oil Magnate Harold Hamm: Wife Sue Ann Arnall received a bit under $1 billion
  3. Actor Mel Gibson: Wife Robyn Moore received $425 million
  4. Golf Pro Tiger Woods: Wife Elin Nordegren settled for a bit under $100 million

Read more in this Yahoo! Finance article: America’s most expensive divorces