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The information contained herein is provided for informational purposes only, and is not intended to serve as legal advice. You should not act or fail to act based on the information on this website. This website contains general information only, and may not reflect recent changes to the law. All cases differ – please contact an attorney in your area to get legal advice as it pertains to your case. Attorney Joseph Battle Carnohan is licensed to practice law in the State of California.

Attorney Joseph B. Carnohan represents individuals who live and work in Oceanside and throughout North San Diego

County and throughout the region, including those in the following cities:  

Carlsbad, Del Mar, Encinitas, Escondido, Fallbrook, La Costa, San Marcos, Solana Beach, Vista, San Marcos Child Custody, San Marcos Child Support, Escondido Child Support, Escondido Child Custody, Solana Beach Divorce, Solana Beach Child Custody & Visitation, Solana Beach Child Support,

Del Mar Divorce, Del Mar Child Custody  

Carlsbad Attorney Joseph Carnohan provides experienced representation to ensure clients receive the most favorable resolution possible in Family Law issues and Personal Injury claims. In addition, Mr. Carnohan offers caring, intelligent counsel and legal guidance in Estate Planning matters.

With over 30 years of experience, Family Law Lawyer and Estate Planning Attorney Joseph Carnohan is a zealous legal advocate who works diligently to protect and preserve his clients’ rights.

Call our Carlsbad Lawyer Joseph B. Carnohan at (760) 722-8200 to speak about your situation in a complimentary phone consultation. Mr. Carnohan will address your concerns and answer questions. He is dedicated to delivering high-quality representation, and he maintains a close relationship with each client.

At Carnohan Law, we keep our clients informed about the status of their case, and we answer calls and emails promptly. Family Law Attorney and Estate Planning Lawyer Joseph Carnohan immediately contacts a client when new facts are uncovered which may affect the case. In these situations, he may alter his approach to the matter when necessary.

Contact our office today and talk with Lawyer Joseph B. Carnohan about your legal concerns. For over two decades, we have worked with clients in Carlsbad and throughout San Diego County in Southern California.

Family Law Attorney Serving Carlsbad, California

As a skilled and highly knowledgeable Carlsbad Family Law Lawyer, Joseph Carnohan offers legal representation in many divorce and family law matters, including:Carlsbad Divorce Lawyer Joseph Carnohan

Divorce Lawyer

We handle uncontested and contested divorce cases, divorce mediation, high-asset divorce, default divorce. In addition, Divorce Attorney Joe Carnohan handles dissolution of domestic partnerships.

Child Custody Attorney

In uncontested and contested child custody cases, Mr. Carnohan helps parents resolve child visitation disputes, parental relocation matters, and parenting plan issues. Child Custody Lawyer Joseph Carnohan assists as parents seek or defend legal custody or physical custody, and he can help establish a joint or sole custody arrangement.

Child Support Lawyer

From the initial establishment of a child support order and in all hearings for modification of support, Child Support Attorney Joseph B. Carnohan provides experienced representation to advocate for your interests.

Cohabitation Agreement Lawyer

When unmarried partners are living together, the protection of financial interests is necessary. Cohabitation Agreement Attorney Joseph Carnohan can safeguard your rights by drafting or reviewing a Cohabitation Agreement.

Paternity Lawyer

When disputes regarding parentage arise between married or unmarried individuals, Paternity Attorney Joseph Carnohan represents fathers and mothers.

Post-Judgment Modifications Attorney

If your child support, spousal support, or child custody or visitation court order needs modification, Mr. Carnohan will advocate for your rights at modification hearings. Post-Judgment Modifications Lawyer Joseph B. Carnohan is experienced at handling these types of cases, even in matters where he did not represent a party from the initial determination of support.

Spousal Support Lawyer

Whether the marriage was short or long, Spousal Support Attorney Joe Carnohan provides a vigorous representation for establishing spousal support orders and in modification proceedings.

Support Enforcement Attorney

In situations where child support or spousal support is in arrears, Support Enforcement Lawyer Joseph Carnohan provides knowledgeable representation to help you obtain the funds owed to you.

Step Parent Adoptions Lawyer

As a Step Parent Adoptions Attorney, Mr. Carnohan can help you bring or fight a step parent adoption.

Estate Planning Lawyer Representation | Trust Administration

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Mr. Carnohan is an experienced Estate Planning Lawyer who drafts comprehensive, enforceable estate plans. He uses a wide range of estate planning strategies, including Trusts and Wills which help clearly communicate the client’s wishes.

Trust Administration Lawyer

Mr. Carnohan provides diligent assistance as he oversees the administration of a trust. Carlsbad Trust Administration Attorney Joseph Carnohan ensures the trustee understands the obligations and duties of the position while maintaining full legal compliance.

Call an Experienced Carlsbad Family Law Lawyer & Estate Planning Attorney

For answers in a Family Law, Estate Planning, or Personal Injury matter, contact Carnohan Law and discuss your matter with a knowledgeable Carlsbad Lawyer. With over 30 years’ experience, Mr. Carnohan represents clients in Carlsbad and throughout North County San Diego. Call us at (760) 722-8200 or contact us online.  


From Carlsbad City Hall, take Carlsbad Village Drive west to the 5 freeway North. Travel for about a mile and exit at Vista Way. Make a right on South Coast Highway. Carnohan Law is at 1930 South Coast Highway, Suite 100.

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