Can a Co-Parent Relocate with the Children After a Carlsbad Divorce

Can a Co-Parent Relocate with the Children After a Carlsbad Divorce?

Pierre Domercq Child Custody and Visitation

How and when can a co-parent relocate with the children after a Carlsbad divorce? If there is any form of shared parenting or shared custody can one of the parents move away with the kids?  This is a complex legal question which carries substantial consequences for all parties associated with relocation or move-away child custody cases. In the vast majority …

Temporary Orders and Permanent Orders

Temporary Orders and Permanent Orders in a Carlsbad or North County Divorce

Pierre Domercq Divorce

How does child support or spousal support work after the parties separate and file for divorce in Carlsbad? What is the difference between temporary orders and permanent orders in a North County divorce action? The experienced divorce attorneys at Burke & Domercq have worked in Carlsbad divorce and family law courts for decades. We can help you to understand the …

Mediation Helps Reduce the Time Cost and Emotional Duress of a Divorce

Mediation Helps Reduce the Time Cost and Emotional Duress of a Divorce

Pierre Domercq Mediation

Mediation helps reduce the time cost and emotional duress of a divorce.  You have much more control over your divorce in mediation than you would before a judge, so take advantage of the opportunity to manage the process, make some of your own rules and enjoy one of the most beneficial strategies for any divorce: mediation. Why is mediation so …

Status Quo and Post Divorce Decree Modification in North County

What Constitutes a Change in the Status Quo for a Post Divorce Decree Modification in North County?

Pierre Domercq Post Decree Modifications

Are you considering a request for a post divorce decree modification to child custody or parenting time, spousal support or child support? What is “Status Quo” and how does it affect the likely success of a post-decree modification after a North County or Carlsbad divorce? California family law courts are overloaded, and most courts including the family law courts in …

Mediation is a Valuable Tool for Resolving Child Custody

Mediation is a Valuable Tool for Resolving Child Custody and Parenting Time Issues

Pierre Domercq Mediation

Mediation is a valuable tool for resolving child custody and parenting time issues in a North County divorce.  The experience of the divorce itself is challenging for most people. When children are involved the equation becomes much more complex. One of the most difficult issues for many parties is the resolution of questions surrounding child custody and parenting time in …

Domestic Violence in a North County Divorce

Domestic Violence in a North County Divorce

Pierre Domercq Domestic Violence

What is the impact of domestic violence in a North County divorce case? Genuine or false allegations of domestic violence can impact several aspects of the divorce including child custody and parenting time as well as spousal support.  If you are found guilty of domestic violence you will in all likelihood be ineligible to receive spousal support. The experienced family …

I Heard My Former Spouse Wants to Move Away With the Kids

I Heard My Former Spouse Wants to Move Away With the Kids – Can they do that?

Pierre Domercq Child Custody and Visitation

I heard my former spouse wants to move away with the kids – can they do that?  These are extremely challenging times and risks associated with the COVID-19 virus may cause child custody and parenting time challenges.  Can a former spouse take your child or children and relocate or move out of the area or out of state without authorization …

Does California Family Law Provide for Grandparent Visitation Rights

Does California Family Law Provide for Grandparent Visitation Rights?

Pierre Domercq Child Custody and Visitation

Does California family law provide for grandparent visitation rights?  Is there such a thing as “Grandparent Visitation Rights” in a North County Family Law Court? While the case law continues to grow in this area of family law, there is foundation for a California or North County Family Law Court to consider grandparent visitation rights.  A Court’s decision in a …