Should You Consider Mediation as Part of Your San Diego Divorce?

Should You Consider Mediation as Part of Your San Diego Divorce?

Pierre Domercq Mediation

Should you consider mediation as part of your San Diego divorce?  Mediation should always be a tool when approaching a divorce.  This is especially true if you have children, if either or both parties own their own business or if the marriage involves substantial assets.  Remember, retirement plans are usually at least partially if not entirely marital assets and the …

Child Custody and Parenting Time for a Special Needs Child San Diego

Child Custody and Parenting Time for a Special Needs Child

Pierre Domercq Child Custody and Visitation

We are often asked for legal advice regarding child custody and parenting time for a special needs child.  This blog is not intended to provide legal advice and counsel however we can provide insight for parents who might face decisions regarding divorce and or post decree issues associated with a special need child. A special needs child presents several challenges …

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 …

Parenting Time Preferences in a San Diego Divorce - Mom or Dad?

Parenting Time Preferences in a San Diego Divorce

Pierre Domercq Child Custody and Visitation

Are there parenting time preferences in a San Diego divorce case involving child custody?  Does the Court favor either the father or the mother?  Historically, many people believed the mother had an advantage when it came to decisions regarding child custody and parenting time orders.  This is no longer the case and while the Judge has a variety of factors …

Interfering with Your Relationship with a Child Co-Parenting San Diego

Interfering with Your Relationship with a Child While Co-Parenting

Pierre Domercq Child Custody and Visitation

Are you concerned about a former spouse or partner interfering with your relationship with a child while co-parenting after a San Diego divorce?  Have child custody and parenting time orders been issued as a result of your paternity suit but the mother doesn’t want you to build a good relationship with your child? There are primarily three strategies for a …