Consider When Working on a Parenting Plan

What Should You Consider When Working on a Parenting Plan

Pierre Domercq Child Custody and Visitation

What should you consider when working on a parenting plan in a Carlsbad or North County divorce?  How complex, specific and rigid should an effective parenting plan (visitation schedule) be?  One of the most challenging aspects of many divorces is the resolution of child custody and parenting time.  An effective parenting plan should carefully consider the existing rhythms of your …

Maintain Good Communications With Your Former Spouse

Maintain Good Communications With Your Former Spouse

Pierre Domercq Divorce

It is important to maintain good communications with your former spouse.  Divorce is obviously a very emotional and stressful time.  There are personal issues between you and your spouse which have resulted in this break.  So this obviously has to be a contentious battle, right?  Actually, quite the opposite. There are crucial reasons to set aside division and maintain good …

Surprising Things to Know About Divorce in North County

Surprising Things to Know About Divorce in North County San Diego

Pierre Domercq Divorce

What are some of the most surprising things to know about divorce in North County San Diego?  In some instances, the process of seeking a divorce can begin with many false beliefs.  It can also involve behaviors which may or may not have an impact on what happens during the divorce. We focus upon your goals and objectives for the …

Signs of Parental Alienation in Child Custody Cases

Signs of Parental Alienation in Child Custody Cases

Pierre Domercq Child Custody and Visitation

What are the signs of parental alienation in child custody cases throughout Carlsbad, Encinitas, Oceanside, Vista and North County San Diego?  How will parental alienation affect child custody and parenting time in a North County divorce proceeding? Many people are surprised to learn that parental alienation is considered to be a form of child abuse.  Parental alienation is rooted in …

A Brief Primer on Child Custody and Parenting Time

A Brief Primer on Child Custody and Parenting Time

Pierre Domercq Child Custody and Visitation

If you are searching for a brief primer on child custody and parenting time in a North County San Diego divorce here are some of the basic pieces you need to know. California family law focuses on two types of child custody: physical custody and legal custody.  Physical custody determines where the child will live and how that will be …

Should I Move Out If I Want To Share Parenting Time

Should I Move Out If I Want To Share Parenting Time

Pierre Domercq Child Custody and Visitation

We are often asked “Should I move out if I want to share parenting time?” and “what impact will moving out of the family home have upon child custody during a divorce?”  Living under the same roof during the course of a divorce is very stressful and at times it may not seem possible.  However, you should absolutely consider staying …

Are Verbal Agreements Enforceable During a Divorce

Are Verbal Agreements Enforceable During a Divorce?

Pierre Domercq Divorce

Are verbal agreements enforceable during a divorce?  If you and your former spouse have made verbal agreements or “pinky promises” over time or during the course of a marriage will they hold up in divorce court? We often hear these types of questions from clients: “He promised if we ever got a divorce I could keep the house.” “We agreed …