A restraining order is an order made by the Magistrates Court there has been an act of abuseand such abuse is likely to occur again.We are experienced in identifying the many forms of abuse which can include physical, verbal, emotional, psychological, and financial.
There are a number of ways to resolve a restraining order matter which will avoid the need for the stress and discomfort of a trial, such as the parties agreeing to a Conduct Agreement Order or an Undertaking.
If you are the victim of abuse contact us to discuss obtaining a violence restraining order to cease the abuse as soon as possible. We can assist you in completing your application for a restraining order and representing you at the hearing of the application in court, as well as later at the trial.
Alternatively, if you have been served with a restraining order, contact us to discuss your options to oppose the restraining order or other methods to resolve the matter.
We have significant experience in advising and representing both applicants and respondents in restraining order proceedings at numerous final order hearings. We have been successful in obtaining positive outcomes for our clients whether that be by way of winning the final order hearing or negotiating favourable outcomes for our clients to alleviate the need for a trial.