Restraining Order Lawyers in Berks, Montgomery, and Chester County, Pa.
Are you being harassed by your girlfriend or your boyfriend? Have you been accused of committing domestic violence against your husband or wife?
The attorneys of the Law Office of Stephen Ross in Pottstown, Pennsylvania, have extensive experience handling Protection From Abuse (PFA) orders, also known as restraining orders or orders of protection. We can assist people in obtaining these orders to prevent domestic violence. We can also defend people who may have these orders wrongly used against them.
From our law office in Pottstown, we represent men and women throughout the Tri-County area of southeastern Pennsylvania with family law matters. Contact us to learn how we can help you deal with the issues you are facing.
Defending Against a Restraining Order
When a domestic violence accusation leads to a restraining order, you can lose a lot of things. You can be forced out of your home. You can be required to pay child support. You can lose custody of your child. While a restraining order is not initially a criminal matter, it can become a criminal matter if it is violated.
Our lawyers know that this process can be abused and used against good people and good parents. We will stand up for your rights to prevent a restraining order from changing your life.
Obtaining a Restraining Order
The option of getting a restraining order exists for a reason. Sometimes, people truly need protection from a harassing or abusive spouse or significant other. Sometimes, people truly need help.
Our attorneys can assist with the process of getting an order of protection. Hearings are quick in these matters, and the courts typically want to exercise caution and keep people safe. Still, there is some requirement to prove stalking, domestic abuse or threats of violence.
Contact Our Montgomery County, Pennsylvania, Domestic Violence Attorneys
For more information, Contact us to discuss your case with our Pottstown restraining order lawyers. We serve families in Montgomery County, Chester County, Berks County, Philadelphia County, Lancaster County and surrounding counties in Pennsylvania.