Oregon Restraining Order Lawyers
Are you a victim of domestic violence and need a restraining order? Are you fighting a restraining order that has been filed against you?
At McNeil & Goldstein, we have over 45 years of experience handling issues related to domestic violence and restraining orders for clients in Hillsboro and the surrounding areas. These cases are often emotionally charged and sometimes legally complex. We take the time to thoroughly understand our clients' situations so we can determine the most effective way in which to proceed, keeping their best interests in mind throughout the entirety of the case.
There are certain dates and timelines that are very strict. By not adhering to these dates, you may lose legal grounds through which petitioning for a restraining order may be possible. We pride ourselves on staying current on any emerging information in your case. With the help of a lawyer at our office, you can be better informed about upcoming matters that need your, and our, attention.
Our firm handles restraining orders for individuals on either side of the issue. We represent individuals seeking a restraining order or attempting to dismiss one. Since each case and client is different, we assess the situation before determining how our services can best be put to use.
Family Abuse Prevention Act (FAPA)
Many domestic violence and restraining order issues involve the Oregon Family Abuse Prevention Act (FAPA). Our firm is fluent in the language of this act and the laws regarding domestic violence. We handle many cases under FAPA order of restraint matters, including defending it and contesting it for clients on either side of the central abuse allegations.
In certain cases, it may be possible to get an expedited hearing to seek a restraining order. If you feel this is in your best interests, speak with a member of our firm about the possibility.
Contact us today to learn more about how our firm handles restraining orders and other domestic violence cases.