Mission Statement

The mission of the Association of Divorce Financial Planners (ADFP) is:

  • To heighten awareness of the benefits and the added value of divorce financial planning so that it becomes an integral part of the divorce process.
  • To encourage knowledgeable and trustworthy financial professionals to enter the field.
  • To continuously refine and maintain practice and professional standards of excellence and a strict code of ethics.
  • To build professionalism.
  • To unify the divorce financial planning profession.

To accomplish this mission, the ADFP will:

  • Develop outreach programs to financial professionals, allied divorce professionals and the general public.
  • Provide continuing professional education and training opportunities for divorce financial planning practitioners.
  • Hold members to high professional and ethical protocols and standards.
  • Promote communication, networking and peer review.
  • Market and promote divorce financial planning through the ADFP website, speaking opportunities to the public and divorce professionals, public relations and other appropriate means.
  • Establish and encourage membership participation in local chapters throughout the United States, Canada and other countries.
  • Participate in policy making regarding financial issues in divorce.