Attorneys There For You During Domestic Violence Claims

A person who has suffered violence, physical abuse or threats of violence can seek a restraining order against the abusive party. Typically, a court will issue a temporary restraining order upon a request by an abused party. At that time, the court will schedule a hearing regarding the issuance of a final restraining order. At this civil hearing, both parties can present evidence supporting or opposing the petition.

Whether you wish to obtain a restraining order or prevent the issuance of a restraining order, you should not assume that the court will necessarily see things your way. The court will make its decision based on the evidence presented to it. An experienced family law attorney can make a difference in your case, by presenting compelling arguments in favor of your position.

Restraining Order Attorneys Serving The Los Angeles Area

At the Law Office of Peter A. Lauzon, we represent people who seek the protection of restraining orders and those who seek to prevent the issuance of restraining orders. Our attorneys are skilled advocates who have handled virtually every type of domestic dispute. We will act quickly to protect your rights and work hard to achieve your goal.

In California, a domestic violence restraining order is issued in cases where there is a close personal relationship between the parties. A civil harassment restraining order can be issued in cases involving harassment or threats by a neighbor, co-worker or another unrelated party. Our law firm can assist you regarding both types of restraining orders.

Get Protection For Yourself And Your Family

Domestic violence and threats of abuse can happen in the best of families. You do not have to suffer such acts or threats. This type of behavior can escalate, putting your life and that of your family in danger. The Law Office of Peter A. Lauzon will represent you, seeking the protection of the law. If the other party violates a restraining order, there can be severe consequences, including the possibility of incarceration.

False Or Exaggerated Claims Of Domestic Abuse

In the midst of a divorce or child custody dispute, one party can seek to gain an advantage by making claims of domestic violence or abuse. If a restraining order is issued against you, your life will change dramatically. You can be forced to leave your home, lose your custody and visitation rights and your right to possess a firearm. Our lawyers can represent you at the hearing for the final restraining order, present evidence in your favor and seek to prevent the issuance of the order or limit the restrictions placed upon you.

Get Legal Help Today

Call the Law Office of Peter A. Lauzon at 310-432-7188 or send an email to speak with a lawyer about a restraining order matter.