Cost Effective Strategies for a North County Divorce

Cost Effective Strategies for a North County Divorce

Pierre Domercq Divorce

What are some cost effective strategies for a North County divorce?  Many Californians attempt to file their own divorce, but more than half of these wind up hiring an attorney to complete the process.  There are simply too many details to resolve, and every aspect of the settlement agreement, parenting plan, support payments and distribution of retirement accounts must be …

How Long Does it Take to Obtain a North County or Carlsbad Divorce

How Long Does it Take to Obtain a North County or Carlsbad Divorce

Pierre Domercq Divorce

How long does it take to obtain a North County or Carlsbad divorce?  Lets begin that answer with some minimum time frames.  Before you may file for a divorce you must be a resident of San Diego County for three months and a California resident for six months.  Once the case is filed, California requires a six month “cooling off” …

How Does Mediation Help With a Divorce?

How Does Mediation Help With a Divorce?

Pierre Domercq Mediation

Family law courts here in North County and throughout San Diego require the parties to go through mediation prior to appearing before the Judge or Magistrate.  What is mediation?  How does mediation help with a divorce and make the experience more dignified and cost effective? Mediation is a process that is intended to remove some of the hostility and emotion …

Can't Agree upon Child Custody During a North County San Diego Divorce

What Happens When You Can’t Agree upon Child Custody During a North County San Diego Divorce?

Pierre Domercq Child Custody and Visitation

What happens when you can’t agree upon child custody during a North County San Diego divorce?  Child custody and parenting time are often the most challenging issues for divorcing parents in North County San Diego to face.  Child custody disputes that are fueled by emotion or other motives will result in substantial costs and time delays.  What happens when the …

What is Mediation And how Can it Help in a North County Divorce

What is Mediation And how Can it Help in a North County Divorce?

Pierre Domercq Mediation

What is mediation and how can it help in a North County divorce?  Mediation is a cost effective and timely alternative to resolving differences in a North County divorce, child custody & visitation, child support, spousal support or family law dispute through litigation in a Court of Law. Mediation is designed to bring the parties in a family law dispute …

Negotiation is the fastest and least expensive option to resolve dispute

Negotiation is The Fastest and Least Expensive Option to Resolve Differences in a Divorce

Pierre Domercq Divorce

Negotiation is the fastest and least expensive option to resolve differences in a divorce case.  Once the decision is made to consider a divorce many people want to know how long the process will take, and how much a divorce will cost.  Both questions (time and cost) are primarily associated with the amount of disagreement between the parties on all …

Sharing Parenting Time Over the Holidays

Sharing Parenting Time Over the Holidays

Pierre Domercq Child Custody and Visitation

Sharing parenting time over the holidays while balancing the separate needs of multiple families is quite challenging.  As a parent, you want to be there for every magical moment of the season and time away from your kids around the holidays may seem even heavier than usual. In addition, there may be challenges associated with previous traditions like picking out …

Family Law Mediation in North County San Diego

Pierre Domercq Mediation

Are you looking for family law mediation in North County San Diego? Dan Burke is one of the most skilled and experienced family law mediators in North County. Mr. Burke has served as a local North County family law mediator since the 1990’s. He is highly recommended by clients and the legal industry and is a California Family Law Certified …

Cost Effective Divorce Strategies for North County San Diego

Pierre Domercq Divorce

The majority of those who file for divorce in North County are quite concerned about the cost of the divorce itself. Nothing bears this out more than the fact more than 70% of Californians attempt to handle a divorce on their own and file without representation. Reality check #1: less than half of these cases are able to complete the …