An Order of Protection is also known as a restraining order and it is issued by a judge to protect victims of domestic violence. If you have been issued an Order of Protection, it is extremely important for you to contact an attorney like Dennis A. Harrison, who has the knowledge and the background in defending clients who have been issued Orders of Protection. It is also very critical that you do not violate the Order of Protection whether you feel it is legitimate or not. Violating an Order of Protection can result in:
- Contempt of court charges;
- Possible jail time; and
- Fines or Community service.
Consequently, you are encouraged to seek the professional advice of Attorney Dennis A. Harrison to help you through this difficult situation.