What Should You Know about Starting a Carlsbad Divorce - Family Law

What Should You Know about Starting a Carlsbad Divorce?

Pierre Domercq Divorce

What should you know about starting a divorce in Carlsbad, Encinitas, Oceanside, Vista or Carlsbad?  A divorce is actually commenced when one of the spouses file is a petition to dissolve the marriage in the Superior Court.  Simultaneously with the filing of the petition to dissolve the marriage the court issues a summons.  Then the summons and petition must be …

Fight Restraining Orders in a San Diego Divorce Case

It is Important to Fight Restraining Orders in a San Diego Divorce Case

Pierre Domercq Domestic Violence

It is important to fight restraining orders in a San Diego divorce case to protect your rights as a parent if you are falsely accused.  Why should you contact Burke & Domercq and make sure to go to the hearing if you’ve been served with a restraining order and are approaching or in the midst of a divorce? It’s important …

Domestic Violence Affect a Carlsbad Divorce

How Will Domestic Violence Affect a Carlsbad Divorce?

Pierre Domercq Domestic Violence

In California we are a “no fault” divorce state, meaning one does not have to have grounds for a divorce. All divorces in California are considered to be based upon “irreconcilable differences.” So if there are no grounds required, how will domestic violence affect a Carlsbad divorce? What is the impact of one spouse accusing the other of violent acts? …

The Impact of Domestic Violence on a Divorce

The Impact of Domestic Violence on a Divorce

Pierre Domercq Domestic Violence

What is the impact of domestic violence on a divorce in Carlsbad, Oceanside, Encinitas or North County San Diego?  Domestic violence can impact many aspects of a divorce in San Diego from child custody and parenting time to spousal support, the division of community property and even the ability to cost-effectively negotiate the terms of your divorce. Domestic violence allegations …

abuse of restraining orders

Abuse of Restraining Orders in Carlsbad Divorce Cases

Pierre Domercq Domestic Violence

There are a lot of myths and misunderstandings when it comes to the abuse of restraining orders in order to gain the upper hand in a North County San Diego divorce case.  When genuine domestic violence, criminal activity or addictive behaviors exist restraining orders are a sound and important legal tool. However, the abuse of restraining orders in Carlsbad has …