Our Goal Is To End Your Case


Protect your financial interests during divorce.

Spousal Support

Get a fair alimony order that lets you leave your marriage with financial security.

Child Custody

Get the parenting time you need to build strong bonds with your children.

Helping You Get To The Other Side

Family law issues are highly personal, emotional events. If not handled properly, they can quickly become heated, expensive legal battles. At Gavin & Dersch Law and Mediation, we understand what you are going through, and we are here to help.

Our lawyers are focused on solutions. We use a variety of tools, including negotiation, mediation and litigation, to get you the results you need to move forward with your life.

Located in Vista, California, we help clients in Del Mar and throughout San Diego County overcome their most challenging family law disputes.

Effective. Efficient. Dedicated To You.

Our motto is “Settlement When Reasonable, Litigation When Necessary.” Our attorneys know how stressful family law disputes can be. Our goal is to help you resolve your case in the most effective and time-efficient manner possible.

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Best 10 Lawyers
State Bar
Wayne D. Dersch Super Lawyer Rising Star
Wayne D. Dersch Super Lawyer 2021
Wayne D. Dersch Attorney of the Year Award 2020