Have You Considered a Legal Separation Instead of a San Diego Divorce

Have You Considered a Legal Separation Instead of a San Diego Divorce

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Are you facing the end of a marriage and are searching for information to help you in the process?  Have you considered a legal separation instead of a San Diego divorce?  In most cases, especially when both parties are in agreement to move forward, the decision to divorce is obvious.  However, there are times when the parties should consider a …

San Diego Divorce When Your Spouse is an Alcoholic - Child Custody

San Diego Divorce When Your Spouse is an Alcoholic

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What do you need to know about a San Diego divorce when your spouse is an Alcoholic?  What impact will this condition have upon crucial issues such as child custody and parenting time and spousal support?  Is there a difference between a recovered alcoholic or substance abuser verses someone with an active challenge? Let’s begin with the last question first.  …

What Types of Income Go Into Child Support Calculations in a Divorce in San Diego

What Types of Income Go Into Child Support Calculations in a San Diego Divorce

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What types of income go into child support calculations in a San Diego divorce?  Every parent in California carries a legal obligation to provide for their children’s needs including the basics of food, clothing and shelter as well as health care and an education. Will there be child support in your divorce case?  If each of the co-parents have relatively …

How Long Do I Have to Pay Spousal Support After a Carlsbad Divorce

How Long Do I Have to Pay Spousal Support During and After a Carlsbad Divorce?

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One of the most common questions we are asked in a Carlsbad or San Diego divorce case is: How long do I have to pay spousal support during and after a Carlsbad divorce?  What is the difference between temporary and permanent spousal support orders? Spousal support has been established by California Family Law Code to level the financial playing field …

How is Spousal Support Determined in a San Diego Divorce - Family Law

How is Spousal Support Determined in a San Diego Divorce

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How is spousal support determined in a San Diego divorce case?  The determination of spousal support (sometimes referred to as “alimony”) in divorce cases throughout the San Diego area is quite complex.  There are several factors which determine if and when spousal support is to be awarded, and the amount of support itself.  These include but are not limited to: …

The Experience of Filing a Divorce in San Diego - Family Law Attorneys

The Experience of Filing a Divorce in San Diego

Pierre Domercq Uncategorized

What is the typical experience of filing a divorce in San Diego? According to recent statistics released by local Courts, a substantial majority of those who file for divorce in San Diego  initially attempt to represent themselves. However, divorce in most cases is far too complex to complete without representation.  The actual number of cases who successfully complete their divorce …