People often fall victim to abuse and harassment, without recognizing the telltale signs of abuse. They fail to seek assistance, either because they do not realize how dire the situation is. On the other side of that, some may also be too afraid to report abuse, for fear of retaliation or other negative repercussions.
Every person has the right to civil protection. In Washington DC, our laws shield those facing abuse, harassment, or are being stalked for any reason. If you need assistance with filing a protection order, please do not hesitate to contact Lopez Law Firm PLLC as soon as possible.
Civil protection orders are often connected to criminal cases, as acts of aggression and violence in the home are very serious and can escalate to as someone may very well be committing a serious crime. When a judge evaluates a civil protection order case, they will review every facet of the case.
Some of the questions to ask might include:
Those who may wish to obtain a protective order include:
Note that this list is certainly not limited to only those who fall under the above categories; you can file a civil protection order against anyone who has committed an act of violence, abuse, or sexual abuse against you.
At Lopez Law Firm PLLC, our focus is first and foremost on our clients’ needs and your legal rights. We genuinely care about your well-being, and that is why we are here to help you every step of the way. If you have a civil protection order case, we can help you find the protection you deserve.
Call us today at (202) 836-6868 for your free case consultation.