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Restraining Orders

Restraining orders are legal protections that may be granted to victims or potential victims of domestic violence, intimidation, harassment, stalking and other harmful activities against an individual. Washington State law allows for those in danger of abuse or domestic violence to quickly get a restraining order, and our firm moves ahead immediately so you have the protection offered under the law. Restraining orders can legally protect individuals from living in fear, and will restrict the accused individual from having any contact with the victim.

Protection Under the Law

Despite the fact that the law generally leans toward the victim in restraining order requests, the accused may have the opportunity to be present at a hearing where a final decision will be made by the court. A divorce lawyer should be enlisted to represent your interests as effectively as possible in a hearing. Although restraining orders are often easily obtained, this does not mean they are automatic. A good attorney can be the difference in a temporary restraining order being given permanent status, we will do all possible to assist you to get legal protection to help you avoid further threats, harassment, stalking or physical violence .

Blair & Kim, PLLC is a full-service law firm with a strong focus on providing expert skills and legal services to clients throughout Seattle who are in need of a restraining order. If you are seeking a protection order resulting from an act of domestic violence, our firm can represent you both in your criminal case and also in your pursuit of a protective order. With over 34 years of combined experience in the field, we have built a solid foundation for success by providing clients with what they need the most: results.

Client Reviews
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Mark C. Blair has no rival in his field in Seattle. A consummate professional. Communication was brief, straightforward, easy to understand, and without a typical condescending tone you can sometimes experience from attorneys on top of their field. Correspondence was timely and always affective. Any in need of criminal defense, should have a conversation with Mr. Blair, and you will quickly see and feel, no further contacts, referrals, or phone calls need be made. The money and time that can be saved by streamlining future contact and collateral damage in the sentencing process will far and away be worth every penny of the fee structure. Thank you very very much Mark Blair. N.Mark French
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Sara Kim of BlairKim is a great attorney. I had never before had representation or dealt with the legal system and she made it very easy for me. She converted the legalese into laymans terms for me and helped me to understand the steps of the process. When I hesitated on certain decisions, Sara gave me the confidence and encouragement to proceed – especially since it was most beneficial to me in the long run. Sara is very straightforward and professional while also being personable and pleasant to deal with. Tamara
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Sara Kim was the perfect lawyer for our situation. We were determined not to involve the courts in our divorce. Within the first 30 minutes of consultation, Sara proposed an equitable formula for division of property which we used to negotiate an agreement that felt fair to both of us. Our flat fee arrangement with Sara covered the filing of paperwork which alleviated much pressure for us during a very stressful time. I highly recommend Sara for her flexibility, professionalism, and efficiency. Carrie