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Restraining Order Violations Attorney In Morris County, NJ
Violating A Restraining Order Can Have Serious Consequences, So Get A Knowledgeable And Experienced Parsippany Criminal Defense Lawyer On Your Side
If you have been accused of violating a restraining order (N.J.S.A. 2C:29-9), you can be found in contempt of court and face serious criminal charges. A conviction could lead to serious time in jail. Moreover, you will have to carry around a criminal record that might haunt you the rest of your life. Attorney James M. Porfido has more than 20 years of experience in criminal defense and can aggressively assert your rights.
A restraining order is a civil charge. Violations of restraining orders are criminal matters with real, long-term consequences. Contact our law firm for skilled and experienced criminal defense now at 973-683-1140.
Violations Of Restraining Orders
If you or someone you know has been charged with violating a restraining order in a domestic violence case, it is critical to understand the alleged actions that led to this charge. These actions vary from case to case, according to the specifics of the temporary restraining order (TRO) or final restraining order (FRO). Sometimes, accusers will exaggerate the facts of the case to gain an advantage. Our legal team will initiate an immediate and intensive investigation to uncover the truth.
We defend clients against accusations of:
- Sending an e-mail or calling, or making any other attempts to contact the person who sought a restraining order
- Showing up at your child’s sporting event or at the house
- Threatening or harassing the complainant
- Stalking your former wife or girlfriend
Schedule A Consultation With Experienced Restraining Order Defense Lawyers In Morristown, New Jersey
Restraining order violations are serious offenses that can land you in jail. We will explore all of your options to mitigate the consequences or get the prosecutor to drop the charge altogether.
Contact James M. Porfido, Attorney at Law, to arrange an initial consultation with an experienced Morristown violation of restraining order attorney and Certified Criminal Trial Attorney, as Certified by the Supreme Court of the State of New Jersey.
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“Mr. Porfido came highly recommended to me when I found myself in need of representation in Federal court. I was impressed by his legal skill & knowledge. It was also apparent to me through this process that he was highly respected by his peers.”- M.M.
“Mr. Porfido always followed up and answered my emails and calls no matter the time. He also showed great compassion and concern for me and my children through the whole case and even after.”- N.K.
“James is by far the best attorney I’ve worked and I have referred friends and family to the Porfido Law Firm for years. The staff is extra friendly and James helped my friend with his expungement which allowed him to get the job he wanted after colle”- R.M.
“I've used his services on two occasions and each time his entire staff was very helpful, professional and swift in handling my situation, I couldn't have asked for a better outcome and I absolutely highly recommend James!”- T.A.
“Great experience. Handles himself extremely well in front of the judge. Very knowledgeable and gets the job done. Would highly recommend him to my friends.”- J.R.
We have worked both sides of criminal cases. We are committed to helping individuals who face criminal charges.
- Protect your rights
- Minimize the impact on your daily lives
- Fight for best possible case outcomes and explore all defenses to achieve best results
- Prevent criminal charges or convictions from damaging future opportunities
- For clients dealing with domestic violence, addiction and more, we will connect you with experts to ensure you get the help you need