Leucadia is a beach suburb located south of Carlsbad in San Diego County. A beach town, Leucadia has quiet beaches and is nevertheless a great surfing spot. There is a good selection of restaurants located on Highway 101 in Leucadia and parking available in lots off of Neptune Ave. Leucadia is protected by the California Department of Parks and Recreation and can be reached off of the I-5.
Leucadia residents utilize the North County Regional center in Vista for their Family Law cases. This facility is located on 325 South Melrose and its business office is on the first floor of the south side of the building.
Leucadia residents need an experienced Leucadia family law firm in their corner. Doppelt and Forney, APLC, has this experience in Vista court to assist you. The attorneys have appeared in Vista court on many cases. One issue, which can be contentious, is retirement division. For many spouses, they feel that they were the ones who worked and earned their retirement and that it is unfair to divide in a divorce. The law in San Diego family law court, however, is that retirements are divided. This does not mean that the entire retirement is divided one half each. The Court will divide using the date of separation and the date of marriage. Any earnings accumulated before the date of marriage or after the date of separation are confirmed to that working spouse as their separate property. This process can become complicated. An experienced law firm can assist to make sure that the appropriate formula is used for the division. Retirement is only one issue which can be complicated and there are many others. An experienced Leucadia attorney can really help!
At Doppelt and Forney, APLC, we know this is a difficult time in your life but we also understand the importance of having all the expert legal advice you can get. Although all cases are different the law remains steady. Thus, we provide a free in-person or virtual consultation where you can meet with one of our attorneys and we can have a chance to learn more about your case. We will help you assess your legal goals and the appropriate steps to take in order to achieve those goals. You can reach our office at 858-312-8500 or set this appointment up online. Our attorneys are more than competent in many family law matters and have experience in cases involving divorce, child support, father's rights, legal separation, spousal support, paternity, child custody, alimony, annulment, and child visitation. Our office is located in the Clock Tower Office Complex on Bernardo Center Drive in Rancho Bernardo. We are on the second floor, southwest corner of the complex. We look forward to meeting with you personally to discuss your legal matter.