Divorcing a Narcissist in San Diego - Proven Strategies for Success

Divorcing a Narcissist in San Diego

Pierre Domercq Divorce

Are you concerned about divorcing a narcissist in San Diego?  There’s no way around this: divorcing a narcissist is going to be challenging but with the proven strategies and support of the Certified Family Law Specialists at Burke & Domercq you can successfully complete a divorce with a former spouse who suffers from a personality disorder such as narcissism. Divorcing …

Child Support and Spousal Support Orders if the Parties Reconcile

What Happens to Child Support and Spousal Support Orders if the Parties Reconcile?

Pierre Domercq Child Support

What happens to child support and spousal support orders if the parties reconcile after a divorce in San Diego?  What happens to support orders when unmarried couples move in together? The Certified Family Law Specialists are pleased to report that a number of our clients have reconciled during the process of a divorce case.  We work to support our client’s …

Is There Child Support When Co-Parents Share Custody - Family Law

Is There Child Support When Co-Parents Share Custody?

Pierre Domercq Child Support

We are often asked if there is child support when co-parents share custody.  Whenever a divorce in San Diego involves a child or children under the age of 18 (or still in high school) the parties must complete California’s child support calculator.  The result of the State child support calculator must be provided to the Judge, even if the parties …

Should We Consider A Legal Separation Instead of A Divorce in Carlsbad?

Should We Consider A Legal Separation Instead of A Divorce in Carlsbad?

Pierre Domercq Divorce

When should you consider a legal separation instead of a divorce in Carlsbad?  In the state of California a divorce is not the only way to legally proceed if you are contemplating termination of your marriage. Another option some may wish to consider is known as “legal separation.” Couples who get a formal legal separation are still legally married at …

When Your Children Visit The Other Co-Parent After a San Diego Divorce

Helpful Tips to Consider When Your Children Visit The Other Co-Parent After a San Diego Divorce

Pierre Domercq Child Custody and Visitation

After decades of experience with California Family Law and as Certified Family Law Specialists with child custody and family law issues here in San Diego it might be helpful to share a few tips on how to protect your own children’s interest when they visit the other co-parent after a San Diego divorce. Some of these suggestions may seem counter-intuitive …

How Permanent Spousal Support is Determined in a Carlsbad Divorce

How Permanent Spousal Support is Determined in a Carlsbad Divorce

Pierre Domercq Spousal Support

Are you wondering how permanent spousal support is determined in a Carlsbad divorce?  Temporary spousal support (if it has been ordered) was established to get the parties through the divorce process.  The existence of temporary spousal support and/or the amount ordered by the Court is often quite different from the amount and terms of a permanent spousal support order. There …

The Promise of a New Year – San Diego Divorce and Family Law

The Promise of a New Year

Pierre Domercq Divorce

Burke & Domercq, APC sends best wishes to all of San Diego to all as we celebrate the last day of one of the hardest years of most of our lives while contemplating the promise of a new year. 2020 presented us with the greatest common challenge in our lifetimes – COVID-19.  The pandemic has disrupted every aspect of life …