Contempt of Court is the disobedience or disrespect towards the judicial process, a court of law, its officers and practises.
In civil cases, failing to appear as a witness without informing the court or the party that called you. Being in Contempt of Court could result in a fine.

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Rachel Damianou
Rachel is an accredited member of the Society of Trust & Estate Practitioners, and joined the firm as a trainee in 1991. She initially worked within our Litigation Department where she gained considerable experience in dealing with contentious matters such as disputes over Wills and Lasting Powers of Attorney. As well as preparing the aforementioned, she deals with Estate Administration and Court of Protection orders.