Criminal Defense in Connecticut – Defending Against a Restraining Order
Courts can issue a restraining order to stop a person’s abusive behavior towards the person who requests the order. A restraining order can cause serious consequences. It is advised to seek an experienced criminal defense attorney
who has knowledge of restraining orders.
What to Do if Someone Files a Restraining Order Against You
If someone files a restraining order against you, then do not ignore it. Obey the order, and consult an attorney for assistance.
- Understand the details of the order, and understand exactly what you must do to avoid violating the order.
- Collect evidence related to any events or incidents the defendant mentions.
- Collect emails or letters to show where you were at the time of the incident.
- Collect contact information for witnesses who have information about the incident.
It is important to respond to a restraining order
. The consequences of violating a restraining order are severe. You may be arrested and charged for violating the restraining order.
Criminal Defense Attorney in Connecticut
Attorney George W. Ganim, Jr. is
a Connecticut criminal defense attorney
. He can handle cases related to criminal law, personal injury law
, business law
and family law
. If someone files a restraining order against you, then contact
George W. Ganim, Jr. at 877-828-4279