Q & A for divorce

Pierre Domercq Divorce

Q: my Husband operates a children’s music school business in Carlsbad and has been in the same location for 18 years. He provides music lessons to many of the neighborhood children. We are going through a divorce and he tells me the lease will expire in two years so he will no longer have the same location. He claims there …

Custody dispute calls into question children’s best interest

Pierre Domercq Child Custody and Visitation

When it comes to child custody battles, judges often consider what is in the best interest of the child. This can be done through a variety of methods including evaluating each parent’s financial situation to considering input from family experts. In some situations, a judge may even consider what the child wants as well. But what happens when conflicts between …

Paul Walker’s mother seeks custody of granddaughter

Pierre Domercq Child Custody and Visitation

While some of our San Diego readers might not realize it, child custody disputes can arise because of a number of issues. While most people think of situations of divorce, a person can request custody of a child for other reasons as well. Paul Walker’s mother has highlighted this point recently by seeking custody of her 15-year-old granddaughter. She has …

More California couples consider divorce as economy strengthens

Pierre Domercq Divorce

When couples decide they can no longer work through their differences, many make the difficult decision to divorce. The divorce process can be complicated by many factors, such as the division of assets and property or child custody. One factor that has caused the divorce rate to stall here in California is the recent economic crisis. Many families felt they …

An experienced Carlsbad divorce attorney weighs in on Divorce Corp.

Pierre Domercq Divorce

Is Divorce Corp, a documentary or simply a case of sour grapes squeezed until they whine. The director of Divorce Corp, Joe Sorge, was embroiled with his ex-wife in litigation for months prior to directing his “documentary” about divorce. Mr. Sorge divorced his wife and agreed to pay child support, since he earned $800,000 per year. Some parents believe that …

Man with prior record for domestic violence hasn’t changed

Pierre Domercq Domestic Violence

California residents, and those across the country, are all too familiar with stories of relationships gone bad. The tabloids are constant fodder for that information. The extreme situation is one where the relationship involves domestic violence perpetrated against one or even both partners. A woman was recently admitted to a hospital and the hospital staff apparently called the police to …

International child custody battle reaches conclusion

Pierre Domercq Child Custody and Visitation

For California couples who are facing a divorce or separation, and who share children, it is important for both parties to always keep in mind that the children’s interests must come first. Allowing pride or a sense of needing to win to take precedence over the well-being of one’s children can be catastrophic. It can permanently damage the children, both …

Khloe Kardashian’s divorce gives example of unique prenup

Pierre Domercq Divorce

Though it may not come as a surprise to some California residents, another one of the Kardashian women has taken strides to become single again. This time it was Khloe Kardashian who headed to divorce court. Last week she filed for divorce from her husband of four years, Lamar Odom, citing irreconcilable differences. The couple took measures to draw up …