Contempt Proceedings in Matrimonial Cases

  • Family/DV

With decades of matrimonial experience, Barbara Schaffer and Amanda Norejko will discuss the details of filing and/or responding to different types of contempt proceedings in pre- and post-judgment matrimonial cases. Topics will include how:

  • to advise your client
  • strategies before and after filing for contempt
  • procedures required by the Supreme Court
  • preparing for trial.

The training will also include a mock cross-examination of the opposing party.

Register for the training visit the LSC Learning Center and email all questions to

The training will be led by:

  • Amanda Norejko - Matrimonial/Economic Justice Project Director, Sanctuary for Families
  • Barbara Schaffer - Private Practitioner