False Accusations of Child Abuse During a Divorce

Standing Up to False Accusations of Child Abuse During a Divorce

Pierre Domercq Domestic Violence

Standing up to false accusations of child abuse during a divorce protects not only your relationship with your children, but your future employment and quality of life as well.  It is important to note Burke & Domercq, LLP is committed to the safety and protection of all, and domestic violence is a serious issue.  Unfortunately, we have seen multiple cases …

Fighting a Restraining Order Can Help Your Divorce

Fighting a Restraining Order Can Help Your Divorce

Pierre Domercq Domestic Violence

Fighting a restraining order can help your divorce case here in North County.  Why should you fight to keep a temporary restraining order from becoming permanent? Why are domestic violence allegations so important if you are planning a divorce in Carlsbad or North County San Diego? The Certified Family Law Specialists at Burke & Domercq, LLP help those who are …

Emails and Texts in Child Custody and Domestic Violence Disputes

Emails and Texts in Child Custody and Domestic Violence Disputes

Pierre Domercq Divorce

What are the legal roles of emails and texts in child custody and domestic violence related disputes in a Carlsbad divorce or post-decree matter?  Are they admissible?  The core issue is the level of anger and venom which is too easily communicated in a text or email.  One comment spurs another and before too long things can get out of …

The Impact of Domestic Violence on a Divorce

The Impact of Domestic Violence on a Divorce

Pierre Domercq Domestic Violence

What is the impact of domestic violence on a divorce in Carlsbad, Oceanside, Encinitas or North County San Diego?  Domestic violence can impact many aspects of a divorce in San Diego from child custody and parenting time to spousal support, the division of community property and even the ability to cost-effectively negotiate the terms of your divorce. Domestic violence allegations …

violating a restraining order

How Violating a Restraining Order Could Affect the Outcome of a Divorce

Pierre Domercq Domestic Violence

Violating a restraining order could definitely affect the outcome of a divorce case here in Carlsbad.  What happens when one of the parties in a divorce seeks an Emergency Protective Order (EPO) resulting in a restraining order for the other party?  A temporary restraining order is often issued based simply upon the request of a person, and it will be …

Domestic Violence in a Carlsbad Divorce Case

Domestic Violence in a Carlsbad Divorce Case

Pierre Domercq Domestic Violence

What are the potential impacts of domestic violence in a Carlsbad divorce case?   If you are the victim of domestic violence the experienced Certified Family Law Specialists at Burke & Domercq work quickly to protect you and your children and seek temporary or permanent protective orders.  Domestic violence can impact everything from spousal support to presence of the abusive spouse …

Domestic Violence Affect a Divorce in Carlsbad

How Does Domestic Violence Affect a Divorce in Carlsbad?

Pierre Domercq Domestic Violence

Domestic violence is a serious issue in many homes in Carlsbad. How does domestic violence affect a divorce including child custody in Carlsbad? Domestic violence requires serious attention and legal action to protect spouses and children while reducing or eliminating the potential for future violence to occur.  Here in Carlsbad an Emergency Protective Order or EPO may be quickly issued, …

abuse of restraining orders

Abuse of Restraining Orders in Carlsbad Divorce Cases

Pierre Domercq Domestic Violence

There are a lot of myths and misunderstandings when it comes to the abuse of restraining orders in order to gain the upper hand in a North County San Diego divorce case.  When genuine domestic violence, criminal activity or addictive behaviors exist restraining orders are a sound and important legal tool. However, the abuse of restraining orders in Carlsbad has …

What Impact does Domestic Violence Have upon a Carlsbad Divorce

What Impact does Domestic Violence Have upon a Carlsbad Divorce?

Pierre Domercq Domestic Violence

What impact does domestic violence have upon a Carlsbad divorce?  In most cases domestic violence or a protective order will have a substantial impact upon many aspects of your divorce.  When domestic violence has occurred there is almost always a restraining order issued that prohibits the parties from being in close proximity or contact.  This combined with concerns for a …