Duration of Your Marriage Affect the Outcome of Your Divorce in San Diego

How Does the Duration of Your Marriage Affect the Outcome of Your Divorce

Pierre Domercq Divorce

How does the duration of your marriage affect the outcome of your divorce?  One of the most important facts our Family Court will consider is amount of time the parties were married. Generally speaking the longer two parties are married, the more they are able to build together.  Incomes tend to rise for those who work as they age and …

Prenuptial Agreements are a Valuable Legal Tool - San Diego Family Law

Prenuptial Agreements are a Valuable Legal Tool

Pierre Domercq Family Law

Prenuptial agreements are a valuable legal tool for protecting assets, intellectual property and existing financial interests prior to entering into a marriage.  This is especially true for people who own their own business or are part of a professional practice. Prenuptial agreements have gotten a bad reputation over the years.  TV, movies and other dramas falsely portray them as manipulative …

Prenuptial Agreements in North County and Carlsbad

Prenuptial Agreements in North County and Carlsbad

Pierre Domercq Prenuptial Agreement

Prenuptial agreements in North County and Carlsbad make sense for many situations. This can be a touchy subject for some parties as they mistakenly believe it is an acknowledgement in advance or a forecast that the marriage is doomed to fail. Nothing could be farther from the truth. Prenuptial agreements actually allow the parties to establish the rules instead of …

History of Carlsbad divorce: Then and now

Pierre Domercq Divorce

California first established laws for divorce in 1851. Then, the grounds for divorce were impotence, extreme cruelty, desertion, neglect, habitual intemeprance, fraud, adultery, or conviction of a felony. At about that time, California, per capita, had the highest divorce rates anywhere. California was literally the divorce capital of the world. The 2009 census tells us that the divorce rate is …