Joseph Battle Carnohan, ESQ Carnohan Law 1930 South Coast Hwy.  Suite 100 • Oceanside, CA 92054 Phone: (760) 722-8200 Fax: (760) 722-8228 Email:


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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, La Jolla, Rancho Bernardo, Rancho Santa Fe, San Marcos,

Solana Beach, Sorrento Valley, Valley Center, Vista, San Marcos Child Custody Attorney, San Marcos Child Support Attorney, Escondido Child Support Attorney, Solana Beach Divorce Attorney

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Estate Planning

Fallbrook Personal Injury, Estate Planning, & Family Law Attorney Joseph Carnohan has the experience needed to provide effective advice for estate planning, family law, and injury cases. He has been handling legal matters for clients in Fallbrook and other communities throughout Southern California for nearly 30 years.

To schedule a complimentary first phone consultation with Fallbrook Attorney Carnohan, call our firm. Mr. Carnohan will listen to your legal concerns and discuss how to resolve them.

Lawyer Joseph Carnohan is known for his reliable representation in Fallbrook and throughout San Diego County as well as across the rest of Southern California.

Providing dependable service and responsive communication, we reply quickly to calls and emails. When a new circumstance develops that may affect a case, we inform the client promptly. Fallbrook Estate Planning Lawyer Joe Carnohan takes time to understand the unique concerns and circumstances of each case. As a diligent family law lawyer, he carefully crafts his plan for success in each matter in order to work effectively towards a favorable outcome.

Family Law Attorney Serving Fallbrook, CA

With over 30 years of experience, our Fallbrook family law attorney provides assistance on all divorce and divorce-related matters.Fallbrook Divorce Lawyer Joseph Carnohan

Divorce Lawyer

If you are facing a complex divorce or a more straightforward and simple case, Divorce Attorney Carnohan can provide insightful guidance and representation. He handles contested as well as uncontested divorces, high asset dissolutions, and domestic partnership dissolutions. We also offer divorce mediation services.

Child Support Lawyer

Mr. Carnohan is a dependable child support attorney. He helps mothers and fathers establish proper child support, make modifications in support, and care for related matters.

Child Custody Lawyer

Our family law firm can help with many child custody issues. From contested and uncontested child custody to agreements regarding visitation and parental relocation, Mr. Carnohan provides reliable guidance. He assists with parenting plans and creating joint custody or sole custody agreements.

Paternity Lawyer

If an issue over paternity is developing, our paternity attorney can likely help. We offer a complimentary first consultation over the phone so you can explain your concerns and discuss legal solutions with Mr. Carnohan.

Marital Agreements Lawyer

Fallbrook Marital Agreements Attorney Carnohan writes and reviews prenuptial and postnuptial agreements. If you have been asked to sign such an agreement, or if you wish to have a clear and effective agreement drawn up, contact our firm.

Post-Judgment Modifications Lawyer

If your divorce or other family law matter has been completed and filed with the court, and you later have a change in circumstances, there may be a need for a post-judgment modification. If you have questions about what kind of changes can be made or would like other assistance, Post-Judgment Modifications Attorney Carnohan can help. We handle cases for existing clients as well as those who had a different attorney for the original case.

We can help make changes to orders regarding child custody, visitation, support, and alimony. Our office advocates for client interests from start to finish, through modification hearings and other necessary proceedings.

Spousal Support Attorney

To avail yourself of strong representation in spousal support matters, contact our law firm. Spousal Support Lawyer Carnohan can help clients with establishing new spousal support or modifying existing orders.

Step Parent Adoptions Attorney

If you need effective advice on step parent adoption, Fallbrook Family Law Lawyer Carnohan offers a free phone consultation. As a dependable step parent adoptions lawyer, he is able to work towards establishing or opposing an adoption.

Support Enforcement Lawyer

If the other parent owes alimony or child support and is not paying it, Support Enforcement Attorney Joseph Carnohan knows how to help. He works aggressively to enforce support orders.

Trust Administration Lawyer & Estate Planning Attorney

Fallbrook Estate Planning Attorney

To benefit from Fallbrook Estate Planning Lawyer Carnohan’s nearly 30 years of experience in estate planning, call our office. Mr. Carnohan can assist with wills, trusts, and other methods of protecting your assets and interests.

Trust Administration Lawyer

The trust administration attorney at our firm guides individuals and families through a range of trust administration matters. Mr. Carnohan educates the trustee about the responsibilities associated with the position. He assists in the fulfillment of these duties to ensure correct procedures are maintained.

Contact our Skilled Fallbrook Family Law Lawyer

When you have questions about a family law matter, an injury, or estate planning, Fallbrook Family Law Attorney Carnohan can help you find answers. He has been working to provide favorable outcomes to clients for over 30 years. Call our office and schedule a free consultation, or make use of our contact page.


When coming to our firm from Fallbrook Chamber of Commerce, start by driving south on South Main Avenue. Turn right on Ammunition Road. Turn left on South Mission Road. Turn right onto the 76. Turn left when you come to College Boulevard. Get onto the 78 W. Then exit onto Vista Way. Once you arrive at S Coast Hwy, turn right and proceed to 1930 S. Coast Hwy, on your right.

Fallbrook Lawyer Joseph Carnohan