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How long were you married for?
Do you mean that your name is ***** ***** title to the house?
The way this will work is that you will each share in the value of any assets acquired during the marriage, regardless of whose name is ***** ***** except for gifts and inheritances and you will share in the increase in value of all assets brought into the marriage.
This is essentially the same for debts in most cases. So if there are new debts since you married you would share in them.
This does not mean that you are liable to a third party but this means that if this went to court the court would look at the value of all assets and debts in each name and then the person with the higher total would have to pay the person with the lower total an amount to equalize your net worths so that you each walk away being equal.
Does that answer the question?I suggest that you consult with a family lawyer given the fact that he says the house is not an asset but you share in the debt. That is a pretty ridiculous position so don't let that scare you.