Orange County family law contempt of court California Attorneys
What could happen to me if I am found in contempt of court for failure to pay child support?
The family law contempt of court California attorneys suggest, if you find yourself charged with contempt for a child support issue, you have the right to a trial. Bettina Yanez serves as an Orange County child support contempt public defender. Her job is to represent parents that find themselves in contempt of court for failing to make their child support payments.
Attorney Yanez has represented hundreds of parents that were facing a possible jail sentence and often is able to resolve the issue with out any time served.
There are many defenses. Was there some ambiguity in the order? Was there a valid order? Did you have notice of that order?
If you lost your job and cannot pay or have been injured or disabled you should file a request for modification of the current child support order. But you will still owe past due child support. You will need to request a payment plan or payment on arrears owed.
At the Family Law Offices of Yanez & Associates, we labor on your behalf in order to best represent you. We obtain the facts and design a plan of action for our clients in Orange County, Los Angeles County; Riverside County Areas.
To obtain a free consultation for family law contempt of court california issues, please call us now to schedule a meeting with attorney Bettina Yanez. She will be happy to review your contempt case.
For your convenience the Orange County Family Law Offices of Yanez & Associates is located within walking distance of the Lamoreaux Justice Center in the city of Orange. The Central Justice Center in the city of Santa Ana is located within 10 minutes.