Are you concerned about divorcing a sociopath or a spouse with personality disorders in San Diego Family Court? You are right to be concerned. Many studies have shown the deception, intimidation, controlling behaviors and overall manipulation you have endured during the marriage will continue throughout the divorce.
This is why you need the experienced and proven representation of the Certified Family Law Specialists at Burke & Domercq.
Generally speaking, the American Psychiatric Association has established definitions and processes for diagnosing those who are anti-social such as a sociopath, narcissist, those with borderline personality disorders or even a psychopath.
It is always dangerous and inappropriate for non-professionals to apply characterizations or labels associated with any person or those with possible mental disorders or emotional challenges. These are serious issues, and divorcing a sociopath or a spouse with personality disorders in San Diego must be handled professionally, in a legal and ethical manner.
The Court will require specific diagnosis by a licensed professional as well as supporting evidence provided by experts. If child custody and parenting time issues exist the Court may appoint a Guardian ad Litem, a child custody evaluator or minor’s counsel. A Guardian ad Litem is a person appointed by the Family Court to investigate the situation at hand and make recommendations on what would be in the best interest of a child.
If you are divorcing a sociopath or a spouse with personality disorders in San Diego you will need the representation of our proven Certified Family Law Specialists. The behaviors of the past will continue through the divorce and even after it is completed.
The good news is there are absolutely steps you can take to reduce the emotional impact of divorcing a sociopath or a spouse with personality disorders on you and/or your children. Mediation can be a private, confidential and safe environment which creates a buffer between you and your spouse. The mediator works with the parties and their legal counsel to identify areas of genuine disagreement and develop alternatives and options which can lead to resolution.
Our experienced trial attorneys have managed cases such as these throughout our decades of service to San Diego Family Courts. We will absolutely protect your interests and provide the sound advice and counsel to lighten the burdens of the process and ultimately move forward with your life.
If your are divorcing a sociopath or a spouse with personality disorders in San Diego it is important to protect your own interests and contact us or call 760-434-3330 to schedule an appointment for a remote or socially distanced consultation with one of our experienced Certified Family Law Specialists.