Orders of Protection

An Order of Protection is a court order used to stop domestic violence, abuse, harassment, stalking and other violent or dangerous behaviors. If you feel your safety is threatened or if you have had an Order of Protection placed against you, experienced Divorce Lawyer Joseph H. Nivin Esq. has the expertise needed  to help you through this difficult time.

Defend Yourself

Accusations of violent or abusive behavior can have a negative impact, affecting both your personal and professional life.  Being accused of abusive behavior is not the same as being guilty. If you find yourself in this situation, Attorney Joseph H. Nivin Esq. can help you navigate the court system and understand your rights.

Protect Yourself

If you have been the victim of violent behavior or feel threatened, there are legal steps you can take to protect yourself. A Temporary Order of Protection can be issued while the court considers a:

  • Full order of protection
  • Do not harass order
  • Stay away order

Joseph H. Nivin’s clients receive specialized legal advice and compassion. This reduces the time, legal expenses and emotional toll of a family law case. Mr. Nivin will work hard to protect your rights and those of your children.When you need help, call The Law Offices of Joseph H. Nivin, P.C. for a consultation at a reasonable rate and dedicated, personal representation.

Divorce Lawyer - Orders of Protection