When Is Divorce Mediation Required in a San Diego Divorce

Is Divorce Mediation Required in a San Diego Divorce

Pierre Domercq Mediation

Is divorce mediation required in a San Diego divorce case?  Technically speaking, if the parties are in complete agreement on every aspect of the settlement agreement it can be submitted for review and approval of the Court without the need for mediation.  While mediation is not an absolute requirement of divorce in San Diego, the likelihood that most cases will …

Co-Parenting and Shared Child Custody in a Carlsbad Divorce

Co-Parenting and Shared Child Custody in a Carlsbad Divorce

Pierre Domercq Child Custody and Visitation

Are you searching for insight into co-parenting and shared child custody in a Carlsbad divorce? Child custody and visitation can be one of the most contentious and challenging issues in any divorce.  Dealing with the end of a marriage is a big enough burden for most people to manage.  Managing the process of determining child custody and visitation makes it …

The Disadvantages of a Bifurcated Divorce in San Diego – Bifurcate

The Disadvantages of a Bifurcated Divorce in San Diego

Pierre Domercq Divorce

Are there any disadvantages of a bifurcated divorce in San Diego?  What is a bifurcated divorce and should I consider one in my divorce case? In many recent cases in the news celebrities have requested to have their divorce cases “bifurcated.”  Bifurcation is defined as “the division of one thing into two separate parts.”  In the context of a divorce, …

What is a 730 Evaluation in a San Diego Divorce – Child Custody

What is a 730 Evaluation in a San Diego Divorce

Pierre Domercq Child Custody and Visitation

What is a 730 evaluation in a San Diego divorce.  When are these types of evaluations ordered by the Judge in a contested San Diego divorce case or post-degree modification case? Family Court Judges in California are always focused upon the best interests of a child in a divorce case, child custody or visitation modification or move away or relocation …

How is the Pereira Analysis Used in a San Diego Divorce with a Business

How is the Pereira Analysis Used in a San Diego Divorce with a Business

Pierre Domercq Professional Practice & Business Ownership

What is the Pereira Analysis and how is the Pereira analysis used in a San Diego divorce involving a business or professional practice?  When a San Diego divorce involves a business asset and any portion of that asset is characterized as community property a complex legal and financial process is necessary to complete property division.  The basic steps in this …

What is a Van Camp Apportionment for a Business in a San Diego Divorce

What is a Van Camp Apportionment for a Business in a San Diego Divorce

Pierre Domercq Professional Practice & Business Ownership

What is a Van Camp apportionment for a business in a San Diego divorce?  The essential question on the table involves the presumption of the ownership of a business or professional practice by one of the parties in a divorce.  The central questions surrounding a business in a divorce are: What portion (if any) of the business is considered to …