Constance Frontis

Visiting Clinical Lecturer in Law


Constance Frontis is a Visiting Clinical Lecturer in Law at Yale Law School. An attorney with the New Haven Legal Assistance Association, she represents domestic violence victims in family court for dissolutions, custody actions, and restraining orders, as well as advocating and representing them in criminal court.

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Contact Information



Faculty Assistant


Jennifer Marshall

Education & Curriculum Vitae


J.D., Western New England College School of Law, 1983

B.A., Albertus Magnus College, 1980

Courses Taught


  • Temporary Restraining Order Project
  • Legal Assistance: Gender Violence Clinic

Constance Frontis is a Visiting Clinical Lecturer in Law at Yale Law School. An attorney with the New Haven Legal Assistance Association, she represents domestic violence victims in family court for dissolutions, custody actions, and restraining orders, as well as advocating and representing them in criminal court. In addition to legislative advocacy work, she has collaborated with the Greater New Haven Domestic Violence Task Force to enhance police response, strengthen the network of organizations working with domestic violence victims, and develop new programs and resources to better provide services.

Frontis holds degrees from the Western New England College School of Law and Albertus Magnus College. She has supervised Yale’s Temporary Restraining Order Project since 1984.