Domestic Violence and Protective Orders

At the Orange County Law office of David P Schwarz we can help you fight to protect your self and witnesses from receiving a protective order against them. Please contact our office at 949 735 9266 for a consultation. We can also be reached via the web and email at dpslaw66@gmail.com.

A domestic violence attorney will help you learn that upon a good cause belief that harm to, or intimidation or dissuasion of, a victim or witness has occurred or is reasonably likely to occur, a court with jurisdiction over a criminal matter may issue orders, including, but not limited to, the following:

An order that a person before the court other than a defendant, including, but not limited to, a subpoenaed witness or other person entering the courtroom of the court, shall not violate any code.

A domestic violence lawyer will educate their client about An order that a person described in this section shall have no communication whatsoever with a specified witness or a victim, except through an attorney under reasonable restrictions that the court may impose.

An order that a particular law enforcement agency within the jurisdiction of the court provide protection for a victim or a witness, or both, or for immediate family members of a victim or a witness who reside in the same household as the victim or witness or within reasonable proximity of the victim's or witness' household, as determined by the court.

At the Orange County Law Office of David P Schwarz we will make sure you are protected. The order shall not be made without the consent of the law enforcement agency except for limited and specified periods of time and upon an express finding by the court of a clear and present danger of harm to the victim or witness or immediate family members of the victim or witness.

“immediate family members” include the spouse, children, or parents of the victim or witness.

A Domestic Violence Attorney will make sure you understand how you can be protected. An order protecting a victim or witness of violent crime from all contact by the defendant, or contact, with the intent to annoy, harass, threaten, or commit acts of violence, by the defendant.

The court or its designee shall transmit orders to law enforcement personnel within one business day of the issuance, modification, extension, or termination of the order. It is the responsibility of the court to transmit the modification, extension, or termination orders made under this paragraph to the same agency that entered the original protective order into the Domestic Violence Restraining Order System.

At the Orange County Law Office of David P Schwarz we have litigated numerous domestic violence protective orders. Please contact our office at 949 735 9266 for a consultation. We can also be reached via the web or email at dpslaw66@gmail.com.

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