What are Four Elements of a Strong San Diego Parenting Plan

Four Elements of a Strong San Diego Parenting Plan

Pierre Domercq Child Custody and Visitation

What are four elements of a strong San Diego parenting plan?  How does one approach the process of developing a workable, fair and productive child custody and parenting time schedule during a divorce?  When a San Diego divorce involves children the guiding principle will always be “the best interests of the child(ren).” While child custody and parenting time can be …

Elements of Seeking Child Custody and Parenting Time in San Diego

Elements of Seeking Child Custody and Parenting Time in San Diego

Pierre Domercq Child Custody and Visitation

What are the elements of seeking child custody and parenting time in San Diego?  If your goal is to have custody of your children the majority of the time or sole custody of your child(ren) what do you need to know? The first and most important fact you need to know under California Family Law is the primary guiding principle …

Important Studies Regarding Marriage and Divorce - San Diego Divorce

Important Studies Regarding Marriage and Divorce

Pierre Domercq Divorce

How have historic trends and the recent impacts of the pandemic impacted family life in San Diego?  Important studies regarding marriage and divorce provide insight into these trends as well as insight into the realities associated with family law and the importance of working with the experienced Certified Family Law Specialists at Burke & Domercq. Presently, California has one of …

Recent Case Highlights Relocation or Move Away Child Custody Issues

Recent Court Case Highlights Relocation or Move Away Child Custody Issues

Pierre Domercq Child Custody and Visitation

A recent child custody case here in California highlights relocation or move away child custody issues and the best interests of a child. Divorced parents in this case shared custody of two children. 3 Years after the divorce the father approached the Court saying the mother was prohibiting the children from participating in little league baseball and other after-school activities. …

Wives Initiate more Divorces than Women in Non-Marital Breakups

Wives Initiate more Divorces than Women in Non-Marital Breakups

Pierre Domercq Divorce

It may be surprising for many California couples that wives initiate more divorces than women in non-marital breakups according to a recent study that was presented to the American Sociological Association.  The researchers reported that non-marital breakups are usually gender neutral, but women tend to file for a divorce more often than men in relationships of the opposite sex. The …

Why is Venue an Important California Child Custody Issue - Family Law

Why is Venue an Important California Child Custody Issue

Pierre Domercq Child Custody and Visitation

Why is venue an important California child custody issue?  A recent case highlights the importance of “venue” from a legal perspective in California child custody cases. The issue of venue often applies to those in military service, as well as unmarried couples when one of the parents intends to move away or has left the state of California with a …

What Should You Expect During a Child Custody Evaluation in San Diego

What Should You Expect During a Child Custody Evaluation in San Diego

Pierre Domercq Child Custody and Visitation

What should you expect during a child custody evaluation in San Diego and when will it be ordered by our Family Courts?  There are many reasons for child custody evaluations associated with a divorce in San Diego.  In some cases, the parties themselves are simply requesting expert outside guidance and ideas on how to carefully craft their own child custody …

Most Important Factors in a San Diego Child Custody Case

What are Some of the Most Important Factors in a San Diego Child Custody Case?

Pierre Domercq Child Custody and Visitation

Child custody is one of the most emotional and often contentious issues in many divorce cases.  There are many decisions each party will have to make and issues to work through.  What are some of the most important factors in a San Diego child custody case?  How will these factors ultimately affect the Judge’s decision in your situation? The overall …

Reduce Conflict During Child Custody and Parenting Time Negotiations

Is There a Way to Reduce Conflict During Child Custody and Parenting Time Negotiations?

Pierre Domercq Child Custody and Visitation

Are you searching for a way to reduce conflict during child custody and parenting time negotiations?  If you are considering a shared or joint parenting situation it is important to develop a strategy to minimize the likelihood of conflict during the course of a divorce.  Most parties in a divorce don’t realize how closely the Judge is observing their behavior …