New York City Restraining Order Violation Attorney
If an order of protection has been filed against you, it will change your life in a number of ways. You will be barred from contacting the person who sought the order of protection against you. If you live with this person, you will have to find a new place to live. If you have been charged with violating the terms of an order of protection, you can face additional charges of contempt of court. This is not a good situation for anyone to be in. It is important to have skilled legal counsel on your side.
Former Prosecutors Who Are On Your Side
The lawyers of Goldberg & Allen defend people throughout the five boroughs against a variety of criminal charges. Attorneys Jay Goldberg and Gerald Allen have deep, diverse experience as both prosecutors and defense lawyers. We have a complete perspective of the criminal justice system, and routinely use our extensive knowledge to our clients’ benefit.
In most situations, courts make orders of protection as a result of an allegation of domestic violence. Violations can occur in an attempt to make peace or discuss your situation with your accuser. However the violation of the restraining order happened, you face severe criminal sanctions.
Our law firm will look closely at the facts of the case to determine whether the alleged violations occurred. If the evidence against you is strong, we will work diligently to negotiate a resolution with the prosecution that keeps you out of jail and limits your exposure to criminal penalties.
Call Today For A Free Consultation With Our Experienced Lawyers
Our New York City restraining order violation lawyers will protect your rights throughout the legal process. Contact us online or call 212-766-3366 to set up your free consultation.