In Florida, there are criminal and civil laws to protect the victims of domestic violence. Turn to our domestic violence lawyer in Sarasota for help when threatened by a spouse. Faith Z. Brown, P.A. can obtain an injunction for your protection.
Our family law attorney offers our clients from Sarasota, Lakewood Ranch, Bradenton, Venice, North Port, and the surrounding areas, more than 10 years of experience in marital law. Contact us today for the protection that our skilled legal services provide.
Get Protection from Our Domestic Violence Attorney
Domestic violence covers threats or harm done to a spouse, or a member of a family or household. This includes relatives by blood or marriage, former spouses and partners, and those who have shared a romantic relationship.
When you or your children are threatened by a family member, request help from our domestic violence attorney. She applies her expertise in family law to your case and gets the court to issue an injunction or restraining order. If the abuser violates the injunction in any way, he or she can be arrested and jailed.
Restraining Order against Domestic Violence
As there are different types of restraining orders, it expedites the process when you have the help of an experienced and knowledgeable family law attorney. Ask our lawyer to prepare and file your injunction in court. It is most important that the information about your domestic violence allegation be detailed and complete for this serves as the basis for the restraining order.
Restraining Order Enforcement Carries Jail Time
A restraining order from the court carries legal authority and power. If the abuser attempts to violate this court order, he or she faces a minimum punishment of five days spent in the county jail. If convicted, the abuser even can be sentenced to prison. Protect yourself and your children from domestic violence with the assistance of our family law attorney. She knows how to provide you with the protection you need.
Contact us today to have our attorney's help in getting an injunction against domestic violence. We provide family law services to clients from Sarasota, Lakewood Ranch, Bradenton, Venice, and North Port, Florida, and the surrounding areas.