Thinking Through Child Custody and Parenting Time

Thinking Through Child Custody and Parenting Time Before a Carlsbad Divorce

Pierre Domercq Child Custody and Visitation

Why should you be thinking through child custody and parenting time before a Carlsbad divorce? What are your goals for your child or children after your divorce is completed? How will you protect them throughout the process? What should you expect during the process of completing a divorce in Carlsbad, Encinitas, Vista or Oceanside? Generally speaking child custody and parenting …

Supervised Child Visitation or Parenting Time

When Is Supervised Child Visitation or Parenting Time Necessary?

Pierre Domercq Child Custody and Visitation

When is supervised child visitation or parenting time necessary?  Child custody and parenting time issues can represent the most contentious areas of many Carlsbad and North County divorce cases. California law establishes the need for a child to regularly spend quality time with each parent following a divorce. What happens when it is unsafe or not in a child’s best …

Parenting Time in Carlsbad and North County Child Custody Cases

Parenting Time in Carlsbad and North County Child Custody Cases

Pierre Domercq Child Custody and Visitation

What constitutes parenting time in Carlsbad and North County child custody cases?  How is parenting time established as part of your divorce case?  The most important thing to know is this: The central legal focus and principle in these cases is “the best interests of the child(ren).”  Always remember this guiding principle as this will be the primary basis upon …

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 …

child custody disputes resolved

How are Child Custody Disputes Resolved in North County San Diego?

Pierre Domercq Child Custody and Visitation

How are child custody disputes resolved in North County San Diego? How should you approach this emotional and often contentious issue in your divorce? The attorneys at Burke & Domercq each have decades of experience in child custody and parenting time cases here in Carlsbad and throughout North County.  Child custody is one of the primary reasons to work with …

Modifying Child Custody and Parenting Time Orders in North County

Modifying Child Custody and Parenting Time Orders in North County

Pierre Domercq Child Custody and Visitation

What is the process for modifying child custody and parenting time orders in North County? The experienced family law and post-decree modification attorneys at Burke & Domercq, LLP have represented clients in these cases for decades here in Carlsbad courts.  It is quite common for Carlsbad courts to hear child custody and parenting time modification cases. These cases can be …

Supporting Your Children Through a Divorce

Supporting Your Children Through a Divorce

Pierre Domercq Child Custody and Visitation

What are some of the best strategies for supporting your children through a divorce in North County San Diego? Many psychologists focus on helping the child to see the divorce as a change of circumstances and not the end of the world.  This perspective combined with both parents remaining emotionally as well as physically involved in the child’s life are …

Relocation of Your Children Without Your Consent

Caught Off Guard by a Relocation of Your Children Without Your Consent?

Pierre Domercq Child Custody and Visitation

Have you been caught off guard by a relocation of your children without your consent after a divorce in Carlsbad?  If so, you need to take immediate action to protect your custodial and parenting time rights and prevent the loss of “jurisdiction” by our local family law court. Move-away and relocation cases are all about “jurisdiction” or “venue.”  When your …

The Difference Between Physical Custody and Legal Child Custody

The Difference Between Physical Custody and Legal Child Custody

Pierre Domercq Child Custody and Visitation

What is the difference between physical custody and legal child custody and how are these different than parenting time in a Carlsbad 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 parenting …