Why Is the Settlement Agreement Important in a Carlsbad Divorce Case

Is The Settlement Agreement Important in a Carlsbad Divorce?

Pierre Domercq Divorce

What is a “Settlement Agreement” and is the Settlement Agreement important in a Carlsbad divorce case?  The Settlement Agreement is a written document which captures and memorializes (preserves, thoroughly describes) any agreement(s) reached between former spouses or domestic partners who are separating or divorcing. What makes the Settlement Agreement important in a Carlsbad divorce is the way it serves as …

Is Divorce Mediation an Option for You - San Diego Divorce Attorney

Is Divorce Mediation an Option for You?

Pierre Domercq Divorce

Is divorce mediation an option for you and your unique circumstances?  When should you consider mediation in a San Diego divorce? Your divorce will come down to the ability for you and your former spouse to resolve every issue where there is presently disagreement.  Your divorce cannot be completed until every issue associated with the Separation Agreement is completely resolved.  …

How Long Do I Have to Pay Spousal Support After a Carlsbad Divorce

How Long Do I Have to Pay Spousal Support During and After a Carlsbad Divorce?

Pierre Domercq Uncategorized

One of the most common questions we are asked in a Carlsbad or San Diego divorce case is: How long do I have to pay spousal support during and after a Carlsbad divorce?  What is the difference between temporary and permanent spousal support orders? Spousal support has been established by California Family Law Code to level the financial playing field …

How to Manage a San Diego Divorce with a Begrudging Spouse – Strategy

Manage a San Diego Divorce With a Begrudging Spouse

Pierre Domercq Divorce

How do you manage a San Diego divorce with a begrudging spouse?  You may have tried everything from counseling to couples retreats to honest conversations about ending the marriage.  Your spouse just doesn’t want a divorce and you can’t continue the marriage.  What are you supposed to do? The first and most important thing to know is you aren’t alone …

Does Mediation Help Carlsbad Divorce Cases with Substantial Assets

How Does Mediation Help Carlsbad Divorce Cases with Substantial Assets

Pierre Domercq Mediation

How does mediation help Carlsbad divorce cases with substantial assets?  It is true that California Family Law requires an equitable division of community assets and liabilities.  How is this complicated when a case involves substantial assets, investments, retirement vehicles or the ownership of a business or professional practice? The key to an equitable division of assets and liabilities is to …