Over the course of history, there have been many expensive divorces. If you look at the most expensive divorces of all time, you will realize that there is no upper limit. Most expensive divorces of all time have a common theme in that they run into millions and sometimes billions of dollars.
The most expensive divorces of all time have taken place between businessmen or famous personalities.
Here is a list of the 7 most expensive divorces of all time
1) Bernie Ecclestone’s divorce to Slavica Ecclestone
The couple had been married for 23 years until their divorce in 2009. It is been estimated that the divorce was settled for $1-1.2 billion.
2) Harold Hamm’s Divorce to Sue Ann Arnall
The couple had been married for 24 years until their divorce in 2012. The divorce was settled for an estimated $974.8 million.
3) Adnan Khashoggi‘s divorce to Soraya Khashoggi
The couple’s marriage lasted for about 20 years until their divorce in 1980. The divorce was reported to be settled for estimated $850 million.
4) Craig McCaw’s divorce to Wendy McCaw
The couple’s marriage lasted for 21 years. They divorced in 1997 and the settlement was above $460 million.
5) Mel Gibson’s divorce to Robyn Moore Gibson
The couple divorced in 2006 and settled for estimated $425 million.
6) Robert Louis Johnson’s divorce to Sheila Johnson
The couple divorced in 2001 and settled for approximately $400 million.
7) Roman Abramovich’s divorce to Irina Abramovich
The couple’s settlement was approximately at $300 million.
These were 7 of the most expensive divorces of all time. Getting married is not expensive, but getting divorced, is a whole another story.