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.