You Could Lose Custody of Your Kids During or After a San Diego Divorce

You Could Lose Custody of Your Kids During or After a San Diego Divorce

Pierre Domercq Child Custody and Visitation

Did you know you could lose custody of your kids during or after a San Diego divorce?    If you have children and are contemplating or in the process of a divorce you may believe child custody and parenting time are going to be equally divided between you and your former spouse.  If your divorce has been completed and custody and …

A Few Things to Expect During your San Diego Divorce - Sound Advice

A Few Things to Expect During your San Diego Divorce

Pierre Domercq Divorce

What are a few things to expect during your San Diego divorce? Who can answer your questions regarding child custody and parenting time, financial issues such as spousal support and child support, or more complicated issues such as business ownership, domestic violence or the commingling of community property and separate property? There is no guarantee how a specific judge or …

Do You Need Permission to Take Kids of State for the Holidays - Divorce

Do You Need Permission to Take Kids of State for the Holidays After a San Diego Divorce?

Pierre Domercq Child Custody and Visitation

Do you need permission to take kids out of state for the holidays during or after a divorce? Does that permission need to be written and does it come from the Court or the other parent ? This is a complex question and is highly fact specific.  This year we are headed back into stricter COVID-19 restrictions so practical travel …

Does Your Child Have a Say in Parenting Time in San Diego Divorce Cases

Does Your Child Have a Say in Parenting Time in San Diego

Pierre Domercq Child Custody and Visitation

Does your child have a say in parenting time in San Diego divorce cases? When will North County Family Court Judges consider the input of a child in custody and parenting time issues? California child custody and parenting time laws focus on a central theme: the best interests of the child. Our laws require Family Court Judges to presume that …

Does an Affair Matter to the Judge in Your San Diego Divorce - Infidelity

Does an Affair Matter to the Judge in Your San Diego Divorce

Pierre Domercq Divorce

Does an affair matter to the Judge in your San Diego divorce case.  Generally speaking the presence of infidelity or an affair is not specifically relevant to the issue of a divorce in San Diego.  Here in California, all divorces are presumed to be due to “irreconcilable differences.”  Therefore, issues of infidelity or other private matters between the parties are …

Evolution of Parenting Plans in a San Diego Divorce - Child Custody

Evolution of Parenting Plans in a San Diego Divorce

Pierre Domercq Child Custody and Visitation

What are the evolution of parenting plans in a San Diego divorce?  How will child custody and parenting plan issues affect your divorce in Carlsbad, Oceanside, Vista, Encinitas or North County? Originally, parenting plans usually established one parent with primary custody authority, while the other parent received specific visitation rights.  Over the past several years many states are evolving their …

Calculating California Guideline Child Support in a San Diego Divorce

Calculating California Guideline Child Support in a San Diego Divorce

Pierre Domercq Child Support

How much will you be required to pay or receive in child support after a divorce in Carlsbad or anywhere in San Diego? What should you know about calculating California Guideline child support and why is this an important starting position in a divorce? In order to complete the information entry in the guideline child child support calculator you will …