Murfreesboro Order of Protection LawyersWhen accusations of domestic violence arise, the situation needs to be handled aggressively and competently to ensure that your rights are protected. Accusations of domestic violence are taken very seriously by law enforcement and the courts, and can have very serious negative consequences that are both immediate and long lasting. Take action now to defend yourself against a restraining order and the immense impact that it can have on your life.
At Sandra L. M. Smith, Esq. and Melanie Lepp, P.C., the Murfreesboro domestic assault attorneys can help you defend yourself against accusations of domestic violence in hearings regarding any possible, temporary protective order. We know what is at stake when you are faced with the possibility of having to live under a restraining order, and we will work to help you.
Consequences of a Temporary Protective OrderIf you do become the subject of a restraining order, you will be forced to adapt to a variety of immediate consequences that may include:
- Not being able to return home
- Not being able to see your children
- No alcohol
- No possession of firearms
- No contact with the person who sought the restraining order