How Long Does Child Support Continue

How Long Does Child Support Continue after a Carlsbad Divorce?

Pierre Domercq Child Support

How long does child support continue after a Carlsbad divorce?  How long does a parent carry the responsibility to pay child support in North County San Diego? Child support is designed to cover the normal expenses any parent would bear such as food, clothing, shelter, health insurance/healthcare and other essential needs. There are several factors which go into the calculation …

Negotiating Child Support is a Better Option for Many Couples

Negotiating Child Support is a Better Option for Many Couples

Pierre Domercq Child Support

California law provides “guideline support” calculations that provide a basis for determining child support based upon several metrics. It is possible to deviate from this method if the parties are in a agreement and can justify their solution to the court. While the Court requires the discussion to begin with the calculated guideline amount negotiating child support is a better …

Is a Marital Settlement Agreement Binding Prior to Finalization of Divorce?

Is a Marital Settlement Agreement Binding Prior to the Finalization of Your Divorce?

Pierre Domercq Divorce

Is a marital settlement agreement binding prior to the finalization of your divorce? A “Marital Settlement Agreement” is a document which stipulates the agreement between the two spouses regarding all elements of their divorce. This usually includes the division of assets and debts as well as terms including but not limited to: child custody and parenting time child support spousal …

Seeking support modifications after the divorce

Seeking Support Modifications after the Divorce Decree is Issued

Pierre Domercq Post Decree Modifications

Seeking support modifications after the divorce is issued can be more complex than you might imagine. In most cases, the divorce paperwork itself as well as California law will require there to be a substantial change in the “Status Quo” in order to request modifications to child support, spousal support or even child custody down the road. The Court will …

How Long Does Child Support in a Carlsbad Divorce Last

How Long Does Child Support in a Carlsbad Divorce Last?

Pierre Domercq Child Support

How long does child support in a Carlsbad divorce last? Child support in Carlsbad, Vista, Encinitas and Carlsbad is intended to cover the principle expenses of the child including housing, food, healthcare, clothing and incidentals such as school supplies. Child custody, parenting time and even spousal support may have an impact upon child support, but these calculations usually are based …

Ordered to Pay Child Support During the Divorce

Can My Spouse Be Ordered to Pay Child Support During the Divorce?

Pierre Domercq Child Support

We are often asked “Can my spouse be ordered to pay child support during the divorce?” Yes, it is absolutely possible to obtain orders from our Carlsbad family law court regarding temporary child support as well as temporary spousal support during a North County or Carlsbad divorce. For example, if you have either been a stay-at-home parent or earn less …

Do You Wish to Modify Child Support in Carlsbad

Do You Wish to Modify Child Support in Carlsbad

Pierre Domercq Post Decree Modifications

Do you wish to modify child support in Carlsbad? The experienced Certified Family Law Specialists at Burke & Domercq each have decades of experience in North County Family Court. We handle post-decree modifications of child support, spousal support and other questions regarding the orders issued in a divorce decree. Changes to child support usually require a substantial change in what …