Will There Be a Gavron Warning in Your San Diego Divorce - Support

Will There Be a Gavron Warning in Your San Diego Divorce

Pierre Domercq Spousal Support

Will there be a Gavron Warning in your San Diego divorce as it pertains to spousal support?  What is the Gavron Warning, and why is this an important issue in many California divorce cases?  Under California law the Court may want a recipient of spousal support to become self-sufficient over a period of time and to make reasonable efforts to …

Need to Know About Child Custody and Parenting Time Before a Divorce

What You Need to Know About Temporary Child Custody in San Diego Divorces

Pierre Domercq Child Custody and Visitation

What do you need to know about temporary child custody in a San Diego divorce case?  Parents in California who are in the middle of a separation or divorce may be awarded temporary custody of their children, pending the finalization of the custody agreement. As with all decisions regarding the custody of children our San Diego Family Courts will decide …

Is Spousal Support Ordered in Every San Diego Divorce

Is Spousal Support Ordered in Every San Diego Divorce?

Pierre Domercq Spousal Support

Is spousal support ordered in every San Diego divorce?  Many people who are considering a divorce wonder about expenses after a divorce, such as child support and spousal support.  Will spousal support be ordered in your case? Spousal support is not an automatic outcome of a divorce in San Diego.  Spousal support is established under California law to level the …

How Much Spousal Support Will Be Awarded in Your Divorce - San Diego

How Much Spousal Support Will Be Awarded in Your Divorce?

Pierre Domercq Spousal Support

How much spousal support will be awarded in your divorce in San Diego or North County?  While the laws of California provide the Judge in your case with many legal underpinnings with which to decide your unique circumstances there is actually no formula to calculate the amount and duration of spousal support in a California divorce. There are two types …

Domestic Violence in Carlsbad Divorce Cases

Domestic Violence Allegations in a Carlsbad Divorce Case

Pierre Domercq Divorce

What is the impact of domestic violence allegations in a Carlsbad divorce case? Our clients have many questions about domestic violence, restraining orders and the impact it will have upon child custody and parenting time as well as spousal support and other issues in the divorce. The most important issue to address is protection for those enduring domestic violence. We …

Seeking Temporary Spousal Support in a North County Divorce

How Are Temporary and Permanent Spousal Support Awards Determined?

Pierre Domercq Spousal Support

How are temporary and permanent spousal support awards determined in North County San Diego family law courts?  One of the primary factors in spousal support is the “standard of living” enjoyed by the couple during the course of their marriage.  This is established in California family law which gives the court the authority to order one party to pay for …

Disputes Regarding Spousal Support Resolved in a Carlsbad Divorce

Questions about Spousal Support in a Carlsbad Divorce

Pierre Domercq Spousal Support

We are often asked questions about spousal support in a Carlsbad divorce.  For example: “If one party had affairs outside of the marriage will that affect the spousal support that party must pay?” Since California is a “no-fault” divorce state, which assumes all divorces are the result of irreconcilable differences, our courts will not consider extra-marital affairs as part of …

Domestic Violence in a Carlsbad Divorce Case

Domestic Violence in a Carlsbad Divorce Case

Pierre Domercq Domestic Violence

What are the potential impacts of domestic violence in a Carlsbad divorce case?   If you are the victim of domestic violence the experienced Certified Family Law Specialists at Burke & Domercq work quickly to protect you and your children and seek temporary or permanent protective orders.  Domestic violence can impact everything from spousal support to presence of the abusive spouse …

What Will Judge Consider When Determining Spousal Support San Diego

What is the Difference Between Temporary and Permanent Spousal Support Orders

Pierre Domercq Spousal Support

What is the difference between temporary and permanent spousal support orders in a Carlsbad divorce case?  What do you need to immediately know about temporary orders?  Will temporary orders affect the permanent orders ultimately issued in your case? The party who initially files the divorce petition may request initial orders from the judge regarding matters such as child custody and …