Family law restraining orders
Don’t let a family law dispute end in a criminal conviction without a fight. Rely on Michael L. Fell for help.
Are you in the middle of a heated family law dispute such as a divorce, child custody battle, or visitation dispute? Has a family member filed a restraining order against you as a result of this dispute?
You Will Need a Criminal Defense Attorney
As soon as you are served papers for a restraining order, you would be wise to consult an experienced criminal defense attorney like Michael L. Fell. With your attorney’s help, you will be able to respond effectively to the papers and secure the opportunity to tell your side of the story at a hearing.
It is extremely important to present a convincing argument at this hearing. Otherwise, you risk a permanent restraining order being issued that will limit your life for years to come.
Family Law Restraining Order Violations
You will also want to be very prompt in securing representation following any alleged restraining order violation. Depending on the nature of the alleged violation and your criminal history, you could be looking at up to three years in prison on a felony conviction. Even a misdemeanor could bring jail time, not to mention the various court fines, penalties, and victim restitution you might have to pay.
Why Choose Michael L. Fell
Michael L. Fell has been repeatedly recognized as one of the top criminal defense attorneys in Orange County. Meet him once and you’ll immediately begin to see why. Attorney Fell combines the legal expertise of a seasoned former prosecutor with the compassion and dedication of a truly ethical criminal defense attorney.
When it comes to family law restraining order violations, Attorney Fell’s experience as an Orange County Senior Deputy District Attorney can be extremely helpful. It enables him to see through false allegations that may have been made by a vengeful family member and disprove them.
Michael L. Fell and his team will work tirelessly to help you secure the best possible resolution to your case, whether that be a complete dismissal of the charges or a favorable plea agreement.
Call us at (949) 585-9055 now to learn more.