The Elements of Child Custody in a Divorce

The Elements of Child Custody in a Divorce

Pierre Domercq Child Custody and Visitation

The term “child custody” is often used by parties going through a divorce here in North County San Diego. What are the elements of child custody in a divorce case here in North County? Physical Custody and Legal Custody There are two separate forms of custody when it comes to a child or children in divorce cases: physical custody and …

The Difference Between Physical and Legal Child Custody

Pierre Domercq Child Custody and Visitation

What is the difference between physical and legal child custody and how is this different than parenting time in a North County divorce? Most people understand parenting time is the schedule of visitation for each child after a divorce. Our courts believe it is in the best interest of a child to spend quality time with each parent and this …

What is the Difference Between Physical Custody and Legal Custody

Pierre Domercq Child Custody and Visitation

What is the difference between physical custody and legal custody in an Oceanside Encinitas or Carlsabd divorce? When we speak of child custody and parenting time in California they are rooted in the legal concepts of physical custody and legal custody. Physical custody is associated with the right to have a child live within your household. Legal custody is associated …

How to Handle a Move Away or Relocation with Kids After Divorce

Pierre Domercq Child Custody and Visitation

Life after divorce will continue to change for most parties. We are often asked about child custody move away or relocation cases here in North County. Can one parent take the kids and move out of the area or away from California once divorce orders have been issued. If a parent has sole legal and physical custody there are probably …

Child Custody in North County Divorce Cases

Pierre Domercq Child Custody and Visitation

While this is a blog and is not intended to provide legal advice, many North County residents are seeking information about divorce and child custody as they consider or prepare for a potential divorce. How will custody of your child or children be handled? California law is focused upon what is in the best interest of the child. Whenever possible, …