What Happens to Student Loan Debt in Divorce?

This video features Jillian French, a Family Law attorney based in Texas.

Austin, Texas Divorce Attorney Explains

Video Transcript: 

Tom Mustin: 

If one spouse pays off the other student loan debt, can they be reimbursed in a divorce? We ask attorney Jillian French in this Ask the Lawyers Quick Question.

Jillian French: 

No, there are certain things that a spouse can be reimbursed for, and there are certain things that are specifically excluded from reimbursement, and unfortunately, this is one of those things.

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