a few advantages of mediation

What are a Few Advantages of Mediation?

Pierre Domercq Mediation

What are a few advantages of mediation for those working through a divorce in Carlsbad, Oceanside or Encinitas?  Mediation offers several advantages over litigation when seeking to resolve differences during the course of a divorce. The primary benefits of mediation include: You and Your Attorney Have Influence and Control During the Process It’s Confidential and will Not Become Part of …

How Legally Binding is a Settlement Agreement?

How Legally Binding is a Settlement Agreement?

Pierre Domercq Divorce

How legally binding is a settlement agreement in a North County divorce?  In California and here in Carlsbad a settlement agreement is considered to be a binding legal contract. During the process of a divorce, the parties are required to participate in a settlement conference, and many parties elect to pursue structured negotiations or mediation. When agreement is reached on …

Carlsbad Family Law and Divorce Mediation

Carlsbad Family Law and Divorce Mediation

Pierre Domercq Mediation

Are you interested in North County or Carlsbad family law and divorce mediation?  It is important to speak with one of the most recommended and experienced Carlsbad family law mediators with decades of service. Mediation is an efficient, timely and cost-effective tool for resolving differences and disputes during the divorce process and post-decree as well. Mediation is usually much less …

Orders of a North County Family Law Judge

What if You Aren’t Satisfied with the Orders of a North County Family Law Judge?

Pierre Domercq Divorce

What happens if you aren’t satisfied with the orders of a North County Family Law Judge? This question embodies an important issue for those who have just come out of a ruling, and for those who have yet to begin the divorce process. There is rarely a “win” or “lose” decision in family law. Our Judges seek a fair “middle …

Options to Resolve Spousal Support Disputes

Options to Resolve Spousal Support Disputes

Pierre Domercq Spousal Support

What are some of the available options to resolve spousal support disputes in a North County or Carlsbad divorce?  Spousal support is not as clearly defined in California law as child support, and this can lead to contentious disputes between the parties. There is a spectrum of control, time and cost associated with these disputes.  The fastest and least expensive …

mediation is an effective tool in a divorce

Mediation is an Effective Tool in a Divorce

Pierre Domercq Mediation

It is important to understand the concept of mediation and why mediation is an effective tool in a divorce.  Mediation is a non-confrontational environment where a neutral impartial experienced mediator works with the parties separately and together along with their attorneys to identify core issues within a dispute, find common ground, identify potential solutions and ultimately craft an agreement based …

Experienced Divorce Attorney in Carlsbad

Why do I Need an Experienced Divorce Attorney in Carlsbad

Pierre Domercq Divorce

Why do I need an experienced divorce attorney in Carlsbad or anywhere in North County San Diego?  This question is asked by the vast majority of those who seek divorce here and across California.  This is evidenced by the fact that 80% of Californians attempt to handle divorce on their own, filing their own paperwork for the divorce.  The lesser …