104 Sea Grove Main Street
St. Augustine, Florida 32080
(904) 495-0400 office
(904) 495-0506 facsimile
(888) 588-2599 toll free
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Practice Areas

Contessa has been practicing law for over 12 years and dedicates her practice of law to issues related to marital and family law, including matters such as divorce, dissolution, modification and enforcement proceedings, marital settlement agreements, paternity, time-sharing and parenting plans, alimony, child support, prenuptial and postnuptial agreements, domestic violence, and guardianship, as well as matters concerning the division of marital property and equitable distribution. Contessa also has experience in representing both individuals and corporate entities in civil litigation, real estate transactions, 1031 Exchanges, and complex business and corporate matters.


  • B.A. University of South Florida
  • J.D. Marquette University Law School


  • Oceanside Law
  • Prosperity Bank, Corporate Counsel (litigation, banking/regulatory law, foreclosure and related matters)
  • IPX, National 1031 Exchange Company

Professional Activities

  • St. Johns County Bar Association

Bar Memberships

  • The Florida Bar