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Restraining Orders

San Fernando Valley Restraining Order Attorneys

Tailored Representation that Meets Your Needs

If you are seeking a restraining order or disputing a restraining order made against you, Kraft Miles, A Law Corporation can help. Our San Fernando Valley restraining order lawyers have a thorough understanding of the laws that govern your situation and have over 60 years of combined experience to put to work for you. For decades, families throughout the region have benefitted from our team of divorce attorneys who are skilled at devising creative and effective legal strategies.

Having an attorney who cares enough to work hard and fight for you makes all the difference. Call Kraft Miles, A Law Corporation today at (818) 462-5076 for highly skilled representation.

How Do I Get a Restraining Order in California?

A Domestic Violence Restraining Order can be filed by anyone involved in an intimate relationship (married, used to date, had intimate relations, lived together—not as roommates, are parents of a child in common) or are related by the second degree (parent-child; grandparent-grandchild; siblings; aunt-nephew, for example).

Under the Domestic Violence Prevention Act, an act of abuse includes:

  • Physically attempting to or actually hurting someone else
  • Any form of sexual assault
  • Threats to hurt someone
  • False imprisoning or restraining someone's movements
  • Harassing, stalking, impersonating, or disturbing someone's peace

Protection from abuse can include those whom live with you, including pets, getting a kick-out order if you live with the abuser so you can have exclusive use of your dwelling, and getting group phone lines with the abuser separated.

Disputing a Restraining Order

If someone has wrongfully filed for a restraining order against you, you have the right to appeal it. Having an attorney on your side during this process can put you in a better position to achieve a favorable outcome. Our team can help you gather evidence and build a strong appeal against the restraining order. Joy Kraft Miles is a family law certified specialist and has years of experience guiding clients through even the most complex matters.

Seek Professional Legal Help Today

Our San Fernando Valley restraining order attorneys at Kraft Miles, A Law Corporation have extensive experience filing and refuting restraining orders. We look forward to hearing your story and discussing your circumstances. Our compassionate family lawyers can evaluate your case and guide you through the legal process. You deserve a team of qualified lawyers on your side, and time is of the essence – so reach out today.

Call us at (818) 462-5076 or contact us online to get started. Our firm is based in Woodland Hills but serves the entire San Fernando Valley.

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WHAT DO OUR CLIENTS
HAVE TO SAY?

  • Very blessed to have had Joy as my representation, I recommend her to anybody looking for an attorney of confidence, intelligence, honest, and many steps ahead of the opposition - Joy is superb!

    “Joy is the most marvelous attorney in Los Angeles. From the start she gave a thorough consultation which included both a Domestic Violence Restraining Order and Divorce, she answered many of my questions such as having the notice of related cases, DVRO questions, divorce inquiries, which other law offices I contacted did not inform me of (even with consulting) thus indicating for me, she was the one. She is passionate about her position - which is of high importance to me - especially dealing with a traumatic DVRO, she is delicate and professional. I was quite impressed with her experience in dv/family law - always accruing other information and creative thinking as the cases move. I am so happy with selecting Joy - an empowering woman and attorney who definitely encouraged my confidence going into a very detrimental case, DVRO and Divorce, at the same time.. coming out with a victory, graciously to the thoughtfulness of Joy. The case was stipulated in half the time, which was very beneficial and most importantly: kept me protected. Very blessed to have had Joy as my representation, I recommend her to anybody looking for an attorney of confidence, intelligence, honest, and many steps ahead of the opposition - Joy is superb!”

    S.M.

  • I think they offer the best value in LA area.

    “I only have great things to say about the professional services I received at Kraft Miles, A Law Corporation and especially from Joy Kraft Miles! They always went the extra miles for my case, they were flexible with payment plans, picked up the phone or returned calls promptly when I called, and I really felt they had my back during my nasty divorce. They were there and knowledgeable to defend me in court. Joy is smart, energetic, resourceful and skillful at negotiating the terms. I think they offer the best value in LA area. You get results and their cost is reasonable. I highly recommend them to anyone.”

    Marie-France

  • I would highly recommend Joy and Kraft Miles, A Law Corporation.

    “As soon as I went in for my consultation with Joy, I knew I didn't need to go meet with anyone else. She was professional and very understanding of my situation. Her prices were reasonable and I couldn't have asked for Joy and her team to represent me any better. They were on top of any correspondence I sent, answered all of my questions and concerns. Joy also "talked me off the ledge" sometimes making me see reason, thereby saving me money. I would highly recommend Joy and Kraft Miles, A Law Corporation”

    Julie S.

  • The savings of time to the courts, as well as the costs to the parties, states the obvious.

    “Joy Kraft Miles, who is similarly ingratiating to the clients and a very smart family law practitioner. Yet, in spite of the sour history between the parties, through the mediators' tireless efforts, the case was settled after both of them exercised their years of experience to resolve the case. The savings of time to the courts, as well as the costs to the parties, states the obvious.”

    Stephen

  • When working with Joy, I never felt rushed or like I was just another client.

    “She took the time to explain things so I could understand what was going on at all times between her and my ex-husband's attorney.”

    Tracy

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  • Representation is fairly priced.