Answering an Accusation of Domestic Violence in a Divorce

Answering an Accusation of Domestic Violence in a Divorce

Pierre Domercq Domestic Violence

What is the best strategy for answering an accusation of domestic violence in a divorce?  Your former spouse has obtained an emergency restraining order after accusing you of abuse, child abuse or some other form of domestic violence. Many people ignore the issues surrounding a restraining order, but the consequences can have a life-altering and permanent impact on multiple aspects …

Restraining Order in a Carlsbad Divorce

Restraining Order in a Carlsbad Divorce

Pierre Domercq Domestic Violence

How should you handle a restraining order in a Carlsbad divorce What impact will domestic violence allegations have upon your divorce? Can restraining orders affect child custody and parenting time? Domestic violence is a serious issue, and Burke & Domercq is concerned about the protection and safety of all parties and the children in these situations. There are genuine instances …

False Accusations of Child Abuse During a Divorce

Standing Up to False Accusations of Child Abuse During a Divorce

Pierre Domercq Domestic Violence

Standing up to false accusations of child abuse during a divorce protects not only your relationship with your children, but your future employment and quality of life as well.  It is important to note Burke & Domercq, LLP is committed to the safety and protection of all, and domestic violence is a serious issue.  Unfortunately, we have seen multiple cases …

Fighting a Restraining Order Can Help Your Divorce

Fighting a Restraining Order Can Help Your Divorce

Pierre Domercq Domestic Violence

Fighting a restraining order can help your divorce case here in North County.  Why should you fight to keep a temporary restraining order from becoming permanent? Why are domestic violence allegations so important if you are planning a divorce in Carlsbad or North County San Diego? The Certified Family Law Specialists at Burke & Domercq, LLP help those who are …

violating a restraining order

How Violating a Restraining Order Could Affect the Outcome of a Divorce

Pierre Domercq Domestic Violence

Violating a restraining order could definitely affect the outcome of a divorce case here in Carlsbad.  What happens when one of the parties in a divorce seeks an Emergency Protective Order (EPO) resulting in a restraining order for the other party?  A temporary restraining order is often issued based simply upon the request of a person, and it will be …

Domestic Violence Affect a Divorce in Carlsbad

How Does Domestic Violence Affect a Divorce in Carlsbad?

Pierre Domercq Domestic Violence

Domestic violence is a serious issue in many homes in Carlsbad. How does domestic violence affect a divorce including child custody in Carlsbad? Domestic violence requires serious attention and legal action to protect spouses and children while reducing or eliminating the potential for future violence to occur.  Here in Carlsbad an Emergency Protective Order or EPO may be quickly issued, …

What Impact will Domestic Violence Have Upon My Divorce

What Impact will Domestic Violence Have Upon My Divorce?

Pierre Domercq Domestic Violence

What impact will domestic violence have upon my divorce in Carlsbad, Encinitas, Oceanside, Vista or anywhere in North County San Diego?  What actually constitutes domestic violence?  How will it affect the orders issued by the Court in our case? It is important to understand each case is unique, and the specific circumstances in your case will determine the ultimate impact …

The Impact of Domestic Violence on a Divorce

What Should You Do if Your Husband or wife Threatens to Get a Restraining Order in Carlsbad

Pierre Domercq Domestic Violence

What should you do if your husband or wife threatens to get a restraining order in Carlsbad?  What if these events are happening at the same time as discussions about or a pending divorce?  Most experienced Carlsbad divorce attorneys should tell you that the outcome of any specific case depends on the facts of that case.  However, in any divorce …

Domestic Violence Includes Mental as well as Physical Abuse

Domestic Violence Includes Mental as well as Physical Abuse

Pierre Domercq Domestic Violence

It is important to know domestic violence includes mental as well as physical abuse in a divorce setting.  A recent case published late last year sheds important light on the important issue of domestic violence as it relates to restraining orders, permanent protective orders and ultimately issues such as child custody in a divorce. The case involved the father of …