Contempt Motions in Seattle

Get needed help from our Seattle contempt of court lawyers

contempt motionAre you currently dealing with an ex-spouse that is refusing to pay court-ordered child support or alimony? If so, then you are undoubtedly experiencing the financial burden that this type of irresponsible behavior can create.

Washington law provides measures by which you can take action in the form of a contempt of court motion. Our Seattle contempt motion attorneys can help you better understand this task and help you take the first steps toward seeking a resolution. With over three decades of combined experience, our Seattle contempt lawyers can help you file a motion in court that is designed to help get you the support you're entitled to. Unfortunately, children are often the ones most affected by a negligent parent who refuses to adhere to an order of support, but our Seattle contempt motion attorneys can help you take steps to protect their interests.

When you complete the divorce process, you fully expect to be able to move forward with your life without further headaches and aggravation. However, if problems arise because of your ex-spouse’s negligence, our Seattle divorce enforcement attorneys will file a motion that will hopefully help lead to a positive resolution.

Our contempt lawyers in Seattle can file a motion with the court on your behalf

When a person refuses to cooperate with a court order issued by a judge, it is commonly called contempt of court. If spouse fails to render court ordered support, or even fails to fulfill their child visitation responsibilities, our Seattle divorce lawyers can step in and file a motion with the court on your behalf. While there are sometimes circumstances that cause a person to fall behind on their support responsibilities, if the problem becomes commonplace our Seattle contempt motion attorneys have sound legal footing to take positive action on your behalf.

The punishments for a contempt of court conviction are severe, and could even result in fines and time in jail. The responsible party may also be held accountable for other fees, such as court costs and your Seattle divorce lawyer expenses.

Failure to pay child support is the most common variety of contempt of court that a parent may face. If your ex-spouse is refusing to pay child support then you need to talk to one of our Seattle divorce enforcement attorneys to make sure that the well-being of your children is being addressed. You should take steps to keep accurate records of your ex-spouse’s support payments, or any payments they've missed, so that when a motion in court is made on your behalf our Seattle contempt motion attorneys can act swiftly.

Our Seattle contempt of court lawyers are ready to answer your questions via a free consultation

The negligence of an ex-spouse should never cause you or your family to suffer adversity or hardship. Find out whether filing a motion in court is possible by talking to one of our Seattle divorce enforcement attorneys today, without cost or obligation. Our free consultation offer is a chance for you to get some answers specific to your Seattle contempt case so that you can make an informed decision regarding your future.

Contact one of our Seattle divorce lawyers today and find out if a motion in Washington Court is the best way to protect your family's financial future.

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