Conducting a Business Valuation in a San Diego Divorce - Property

Conducting a Business Valuation in a San Diego Divorce

Pierre Domercq Professional Practice & Business Ownership

The process of conducting a business valuation in a San Diego divorce is quite legally and financially complex.  There are many different methods to value the community interest in a small business, corporate entity or professional partnership. The two former spouses have directly competing interests in the outcome of the valuation.  Ultimately, the valuation of any community interest in a …

Will My Spouse Get Half of My Business if We Divorce in San Diego?

A San Diego Divorce Involving a Doctor

Pierre Domercq Divorce

Are you a physician or the former spouse in a San Diego divorce involving a doctor?  It may surprise you to learn doctors have one of the lowest divorce rates as a professional here in the US.  However, doctors get divorced.  The life of a doctor is demanding.  Physicians save lives, help people to manage significant health challenges while maintaining …

Protect Your Business During a San Diego Divorce

Protect Your Business During a San Diego Divorce

Pierre Domercq Professional Practice & Business Ownership

What are the best strategies to protect your business during a San Diego divorce?  Will your company be a part of the community property settlement or will it be classified as “separate” property?  These are crucial questions for any business or professional practice owner who is considering a divorce.  Generally speaking, if you owned your business prior to the marriage …

Business Valuation in a San Diego Divorce

The Basics of a Business Valuation in a San Diego Divorce

Pierre Domercq Professional Practice & Business Ownership

What are the basics of a business valuation in a San Diego divorce?  Why is valuation one of the most central issues in a divorce which involves a business interest or professional practice? If the business or professional practice interest was obtained prior to the marriage and a valid prenuptial agreement excludes the asset, and/or no community funds or labor-related …

Small Business Owners in a San Diego Divorce

Serving Small Business Owners in a San Diego Divorce

Pierre Domercq Professional Practice & Business Ownership

There are a multitude of small businesses here in San Diego and across Southern California.  When their marriages are coming to an end a business owner or licensed professional has many important interests to protect.  This is why you need the Certified Family Law Specialists at Burke & Domercq who have decades of experience serving small business owners in a …

Basics of Business Valuation in a San Diego Divorce

Basics of Business Valuation in a San Diego Divorce

Pierre Domercq Professional Practice & Business Ownership

What are the basics of business valuation in a San Diego divorce?  One of the most legally complex and financially contentious issues in a divorce is the ownership of a business or professional practice. If you own a business or are a licensed professional or a medical practitioner with an interest in a professional practice or a business of your …

Valuation Isn't Just for a Business in a Divorce

Valuation Isn’t Just for a Business in a Divorce

Pierre Domercq Divorce

While it often applies to a company or professional practice valuation isn’t just for a business in a divorce.  What is valuation and how is it helpful in the successful completion of the divorce process in Carlsbad and North County? Here in California, all marital debts and assets must be divided evenly between the former spouses.  The process of property …

Business Ownership is a Substantial Challenge

Business Ownership is a Substantial Challenge in Many North County Divorces

Pierre Domercq Professional Practice & Business Ownership

Business ownership is a substantial challenge in many North County divorce cases.  Generally speaking higher amounts of assets and retirement accounts lead to more legally complex issues in your divorce. Business ownership or a professional practice will require careful consideration, planning and negotiation. If the two of you jointly own a business you will face several choices including, but not …