When is a Parent Unfit for Child Custody in a Carlsbad Divorce

When is a Parent Unfit for Child Custody in a Carlsbad Divorce

Pierre Domercq Child Custody and Visitation

What is a parent unfit for child custody in a Carlsbad divorce?  How does the State of California define an unfit parent and what types of behaviors and/or situations may prevent a parent from involvement in child custody and visitation? Generally speaking, California defines an unfit parent as an individual who has made consistently poor decisions and conducts themselves in …

Primary Issues in a San Diego Relocation Child Custody Case

What Are The Primary Issues in a San Diego Relocation Child Custody Case

Pierre Domercq Child Custody and Visitation

What are the primary issues in a San Diego relocation child custody case?  What happens when co-parents are sharing custody and visitation of their child(ren) during or after a divorce and one of the parents needs to or wishes to relocate.  Can a parent take a child or children and move away from San Diego and/or the State of California? …

When Is Divorce Mediation Required in a San Diego Divorce

Is Divorce Mediation Required in a San Diego Divorce

Pierre Domercq Mediation

Is divorce mediation required in a San Diego divorce case?  Technically speaking, if the parties are in complete agreement on every aspect of the settlement agreement it can be submitted for review and approval of the Court without the need for mediation.  While mediation is not an absolute requirement of divorce in San Diego, the likelihood that most cases will …

What You Need to Know About Vacations and Child Custody – San Diego

What Do You Need to Know About Vacations and Child Custody in San Diego

Pierre Domercq Child Custody and Visitation

What do you need to know about vacations and child custody in San Diego?  Whenever the Court imposes a child custody and visitation order – temporary or permanent – it establishes specific guidelines regarding the role of each co-parent and specific rules and/or understandings regarding specific events in a child’s life such as holidays, birthdays and vacations.  This usually includes …

Co-Parenting and Shared Child Custody in a Carlsbad Divorce

Co-Parenting and Shared Child Custody in a Carlsbad Divorce

Pierre Domercq Child Custody and Visitation

Are you searching for insight into co-parenting and shared child custody in a Carlsbad divorce? Child custody and visitation can be one of the most contentious and challenging issues in any divorce.  Dealing with the end of a marriage is a big enough burden for most people to manage.  Managing the process of determining child custody and visitation makes it …

Modifying an Existing Child Custody and Visitation Plan in San Diego

Modifying an Existing Child Custody and Visitation Plan in San Diego

Pierre Domercq Child Custody and Visitation

What are the steps for modifying an existing child custody and visitation plan in San Diego?  Generally speaking there are two primary ways to modify existing orders regarding child custody and visitation: If both parties are in complete agreement regarding proposed changes our firm can draft new documents which must be submitted to the Court for review and approval. This …

Will the Court Split Up the Kids in Your Carlsbad Divorce?

Will the Court Split Up the Kids in Your Carlsbad Divorce?

Pierre Domercq Child Custody and Visitation

Will the Court split up the kids in your Carlsbad divorce?  Child custody and visitation is often one of the most contentious issues in a Carlsbad or San Diego divorce case.  The primary concern of our Courts in any child custody or visitation matter is “the best interests of the child(ren).”  The Court is concerned with protecting these interests which …

Preparing for Child Custody and Visitation in a Carlsbad Divorce

Preparing for Child Custody and Visitation in a Carlsbad Divorce

Pierre Domercq Child Custody and Visitation

What do you need to know about preparing for child custody and visitation in a Carlsbad divorce?  Child custody and visitation is often one of the most contentious issues in a San Diego divorce case.  The experienced, proven Certified Family Law Specialists at Burke & Domercq provide sound advice and counsel if you are considering a divorce and are concerned …