Has A Restraining Order Been Issued Against You?
While a restraining order is often issued temporarily, it can have a long-term effect on the receiver. Lasting evidence of a restraining order can show up in a background check and affect important family matters such as child custody and visitation. In some cases, having had a restraining order issued can be used against an individual in a criminal case.
Are you prepared to handle the consequences of a restraining order? The Law Office of Gustavo E. Frances, P.A., can help you fight a restraining order, ultimately protecting your future and your relationship with your family.
Fighting Against A Restraining Order In Florida
There are cases in which a restraining order is justified and needed. But all too often, people make false accusations and abuse this legal protection — often to get an upper hand in a divorce or child custody dispute.
A restraining order may or may not stay on your permanent record. Working with an attorney on restraining order defense in Florida can help you avoid the current and long-term effects you may be facing:
- Evidence showing up on a background check
- Limited child custody and visitation rights
- Evidence in a criminal case
Get Help Fighting A Restraining Order. Free Consultations.
For help fighting a restraining order in Florida, call criminal defense lawyer Gustavo E. Frances toll free at 954-533-2756 or use an online contact form. Consultations are always free and confidential in domestic violence matters.
Traffic Tickets and Criminal Traffic Offenses
Many people do not realize the serious legal consequences that can come with traffic violations — but these things should be taken seriously.
First Offender and Diversion Program
The benefits of obtaining an experienced criminal defense attorney as soon as possible cannot be stressed enough.
Drug Sale, Manufacture and Delivery
The Florida Legislature has made it unlawful for any person to sell, manufacture or deliver,
Drug Trafficking / Minimum Mandatory Sentences
Penalties for drug crimes in Florida vary depending on the type and quantity of drug
Prescription Drug Offenses
Florida has some of the strictest laws against illegal drug possession, manufacturing and distribution.
Florida law takes drug crimes seriously and, as your lawyer, it is my job to build a serious defense.
Kids make mistakes.
If someone attacks you, you have the right to defend yourself.
Early Termination of Probation
There are multiple reasons that people run into problems with their probation, and many of them are beyond their control.
Fighting Against a Restraining Order
While a restraining order is often issued temporarily, it can have a long-term effect on the receiver.
Obtaining a Restraining Order
As a victim of domestic violence, abuse, harassment or stalking, you have the right to seek a restraining order.
Sometimes situations get out of control. Other times, false allegations are made.
Record Sealing and Expungements
If you could have your criminal offenses sealed or erased,
DUI Driving Under The Influence
The police are not your friends.
At The Law Office of Gustavo E. Frances, P.A., I handle a wide range of theft crimes, from petty theft to first-degree grand theft.
The benefits of obtaining an experienced criminal defense attorney as soon as possible cannot be stressed enough
Firearms Offenses and Violent Crimes
Florida weapons charges laws have become increasingly strict, and the potential sentences people face are longer.
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For legal representation in any dissolution of marriage matter, please reach out to me online or call me toll free at 954-533-2756.