The following publications were authored by Sam Schoonmaker:
Appellate Preview is an electronic newsletter that analyzes family law decisions by Connecticut's appellate courts from the perspective of a family lawyer. Hundreds of lawyers receive Appellate Preview shortly after a decision is posted on Connecticut’s official web site, days before a decision is officially released.
Family Law Alert several times each year, and only when there is a major practical development in Connecticut family law.
Mr. Schoonmaker founded and has served as editor-in-chief of Appellate Preview and Family Law Alert since 2007.
Hot Tips: Multimedia Legal Education in a Flash, 35 Family Advocate 44 (Winter 2013).
Appellate Case Review, 10 Leading Supreme Court Decisions Rendered Between 1.1.08 and 6.30.11, The Connecticut Family Lawyer 26 (Summer 2012).
Criminal Law or Family Law: The Overlapping Issues, 44 Family Law Quarterly 155 (Summer 2010).
Two Generations of Practitioners Assess the Evolution of Family Law, 42 Family Law Quarterly 687 (Fall 2008). Co-authored by Samuel V. Schoonmaker, III.
2007 Connecticut Family Law Developments, 82 Connecticut Bar Journal 319 (2008).
Protecting Property Pending Appeal, Connecticut Law Tribune (August 27, 2007).
Handling Family Law Appeals Effectively, Family Advocate (Spring, 2006). Co-authored by Kenneth J. Bartschi.
Division and Valuation of Speculative Assets: Reasoned Adjudication or Courthouse Confusion?, 15 Journal of the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers 257 (1998). Co-authored by Laurence J. Cutler.
Consequences and Validity of Family Law Provisions in the "Welfare Reform Act", 14 Journal of the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers 1 (1997).
The 1996 "Welfare Reform Act" and Family Law in Connecticut, 71 Connecticut Bar Journal 303 (December 1997).