Make Sure Court Orders Are Followed

File a petition for contempt of court in family law cases in Nashville, Tennessee

Has your ex-spouse failed to comply with child support or custody orders? Make sure they are held accountable by filing a petition for contempt. Hire Cynthia J. Bohn Attorney at Law to file a petition for contempt of court in any family law cases.

Attorney Bohn has dedicated her career to serving families and children locked in legal battles. Never let someone else off the hook for ignoring a court ruling. Call 615-252-8866 today for legal assistance to file petition contempt of court in Nashville, TN.

What are the typical consequences for contempt of court?

What are the typical consequences for contempt of court?

There are two main types of contempt: criminal and civil. Criminal contempt occurs when someone violates a court order when they have the ability to perform the order. Civil contempt, the party has the ability to purge themselves of the violation of the court order. Both can result in:

  • Parenting Rights
  • Judgement for money owed
  • Required court-supervised visitation
  • Monetary fines

  • 10 Days in Jail for each Violation of the court order
  • In some cases, contempt of court in family law cases can lead to criminal charges and jail time. Contact Cynthia J. Bohn Attorney at Law to discuss your options in Nashville, Tennessee .