Protective Orders

Family Violence Protection Orders

As we discussed in a previous article, Georgia law offers two types of Family Violence Protective Orders. These are:

Temporary Ex Parte Orders (TRO); and
Family Violence Protection Orders

In this article we will highlight the elements of a Family Violence Protection Order and how to have this type of order granted by the court.

In general, […]

My Ex Will Not Stop Harassing Me

If you are experiencing a harassing ex, a restraining order can help. A restraining order is a court order intended to protect victims of harassment and domestic violence from further abuse. They are issued by a judge in a hearing where the plaintiff and defendant are each given an opportunity to present a case for […]