Domestic Violence/Orders of Protection
McPherson Harry & Associates, P.C.
Family Law Attorney, Local Lawyer
When family law matters are complicated by the threat of domestic violence, attorneys at Kathryn L. Harry & Associates, P.C. can help. Contact their DuPage County, Illinois, law office today for immediate legal advocacy for your protection and the protection of your children.
The lawyers act quickly to assist clients in obtaining an order of protection against the abusive spouse, partner, or parent. An order of protection names the abused individuals as protected parties and prevents the aggressor from continuing to harass, stalk, or abuse the victims. Domestic violence can be classified as either a Class A misdemeanor criminal offense, or a civil offense. Criminal offenders are subject to up to one year in jail and/or a fine up to $2500. In domestic violence, statute only applies to aggressors and victims who are related.
Family Law Attorney
, Local Lawyer