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Frequently Asked Questions

Does my Former Spouse have to sign the QDRO? What if they refuse?

on Thursday, 01 December 2016 17:14

What if I do not have any information on my Former Spouse’s retirement plan? What if my Former Spouse and the Plan Administrator refuse to furnish this information?

on Thursday, 01 December 2016 17:13

Should my Family Law Attorney review the QDRO prepared by QDRO Pros

on Thursday, 01 December 2016 17:12

Why should QDROs be pre-approved by the Plan Administrator before filing with the Court?

on Thursday, 01 December 2016 17:11

Why do I need a QDRO prepared by a professional? The retirement plan sent me a Model QDRO?

on Thursday, 01 December 2016 17:10

Can we begin the QDRO before divorce is finalized?

on Thursday, 01 December 2016 16:41

What is a Qualified Domestic Relations Order?

on Thursday, 01 December 2016 16:37

List of Services

on Monday, 21 November 2016 13:56

QDRO Pros Difference

on Monday, 21 November 2016 12:44

Provide affordable and efficient QDRO Preparation and Consulting to Client Advisors and Individual Clients.


  • We have nearly 20 years of experience in preparing thousands of QDROs.
  • We work collaboratively with advisors and/or clients to develop a legally sound and workable solution for division of retirement plans.
  • Our proprietary software QDRO Pros iQ includes access to a real-time database with information on thousands of plans – something our competitors lack. 
  • We have NO HIDDEN FEES. Our fee schedule is published on our web site. Don’t be fooled by our competitors’ low initial fees. Look for hidden charges.
  • We are a law firm and are trained to prepare legal documents and provide legal advice.

Amy M. Rypins

on Thursday, 17 November 2016 10:13

amy           Amy M. Rypins, CPA, Esq.

Ms. Rypins, an attorney and CPA, is the founder of QDRO Pros, Inc and the principal in The Law Offices of Amy Rypins, a boutique business and estate planning law firm.

She founded QDRO Pros, Inc. in 1996 as a way to offer efficient, cost effective and expert division of retirement of plans in divorce for both advisors and their clients.

She has again revolutionized the QDRO processing business by developing QDRO Pros iQ – a step by step method to analyze various scenarios for retirement plan division.

Ms. Rypins has extensive experience advising businesses and individuals on all aspects of retirement planning and pension related issues. She was a member of the editorial board for the CEB’s publication regarding employee benefits and domestic partnerships in California. She has chaired the North Coastal Discussion Group for the California Society of Certified Public Accountants, San Diego Bar Association, ASPA, Association of Women Business Owners and the San Diego Business Forum. She is a frequent speaker on QDROs, estate planning and business issues throughout San Diego.

Ms. Rypins supports numerous philanthropic endeavors. She is a longstanding member and Past President of the Board of Directors of Center for Community Solutions, a non-profit organization providing prevention and healing for sexual assault and relationship violence. She was honored as Statewide Board Member of the Year 2004 by the California Coalition Against Sexual Assault and a finalist in the 2004 San Diego Business Journal’s Women Who Mean Business Awards. She is a member of the Estates and Trusts Committee of Rady Children’s Hospital in San Diego.

Ms. Rypins graduated magna cum laude from The John Marshall Law School in Chicago. In addition to her law degree, she also completed Masters work in accounting at Georgia State University.


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