Should We Consider a Legal Separation Prior to Divorce in San Diego

Should We Consider a Legal Separation Prior to Divorce in San Diego

Pierre Domercq Legal Separation

Should we consider a legal separation prior to divorce in San Diego?  What is the primary difference between a legal separation and a divorce? Did you know there is an important legal alternative during the process of ending a marriage in San Diego and across the State of California?  It is known as a “legal separation” and provides many of …

Commingled Assets and Debts in a San Diego Divorce - Property Division

Commingled Assets and Debts in a San Diego Divorce

Pierre Domercq Community Property Division

How will the Court handle commingled assets and debts in a San Diego divorce.  Generally speaking, there are principally two types of community property in a San Diego divorce – “community property” and “separate property.” Basically, community property will encompass any assets and debts which are obtained by the parties jointly or separately from the date of the marriage to …

When Your Spouse is Untruthful in a San Diego Divorce - Income Assets

When Your Spouse is Untruthful in a San Diego Divorce

Pierre Domercq Divorce

What should you do when your spouse is untruthful in a San Diego divorce?  Is it possible to identify untruthful disclosures, hidden money and assets and other attempts to lie during the divorce process? How can the Certified Family Law Specialists at Burke & Domercq help with my divorce case? If your spouse has been untruthful during the course of …

Does the Process of a Divorce Treat Assets and Debt Equally - Family Law

Does the Process of a Divorce Treat Assets and Debt Equally?

Pierre Domercq Community Property Division

We are often asked “does the process of a divorce treat assets and debt equally?  Will our property and debts be divided 50/50? Virtually every divorce in San Diego involves the distribution of assets and debts.  Assets will include everything from the family home to personal property, a business or professional practice, retirement accounts or pensions, investments, real property and …