Taking Care of a Business in a San Diego Divorce - Professional Practice

Taking Care of a Business in a San Diego Divorce

Pierre Domercq Professional Practice & Business Ownership

Are you concerned about taking care of a business in a San Diego divorce?  If your divorce involves the ownership of a small family business, an LLC, professional practice or an interest in corporate ownership the process of valuation and property division in your case will be much more legally and financially complex.  Business owners understand the nature of risk …

Keep a Business During a San Diego Divorce - Proven Strategies

Keep a Business During a San Diego Divorce

Pierre Domercq Professional Practice & Business Ownership

What are some specific strategies if you wish to keep a business during a San Diego divorce?  How is a business asset usually managed during the property division portion of a divorce? Those who have started or purchased a business know how much hard work, time and money go into creating, developing and maintaining a successful business.  Business owners have …

Legal Protections for Couples Who Live Together in San Diego

Are There Legal Protections for Couples Who Live Together in San Diego

Pierre Domercq Family Law

Are there legal protections for couples who live together in California? The patterns of relationships in the past 20 years has substantially changed from the traditional rules of the past. The days of attending school, getting a job, getting married, buying a home, starting a family and working to retirement have substantially changed. Many couples today prefer to live together …

When is a Legal Separation a Good Option Prior to a Divorce San Diego

When is a Legal Separation a Good Option Prior to a Divorce in San Diego?

Pierre Domercq Legal Separation

What is a “legal separation” and when is a legal separation a good option prior to a divorce in San Diego?  A divorce completely severs all legal and financial ties between a married couple in California.  A legal separation provides a process and structure to the separation of two parties from the marriage without ending the bonds of marriage themselves.  …

When You Should Consider a Prenup - Prenuptial Agreement San Diego

When You Should Consider a Prenup?

Pierre Domercq Prenuptial Agreement

What are some examples of when you should consider a prenup and how is it a positive and not a negative in a serious relationship which is headed for marriage? A prenuptial agreement, more commonly referred to as a “prenup” often has a negative bias attached to its name and the underlying concept.  Why would you want to negotiate a …

Does the Process of a Divorce Treat Assets and Debt Equally - Family Law

Does the Process of a Divorce Treat Assets and Debt Equally?

Pierre Domercq Community Property Division

We are often asked “does the process of a divorce treat assets and debt equally?  Will our property and debts be divided 50/50? Virtually every divorce in San Diego involves the distribution of assets and debts.  Assets will include everything from the family home to personal property, a business or professional practice, retirement accounts or pensions, investments, real property and …