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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?

  • She gave me valuable guidance to leverage in my case.

    “Ms. Kraft-Miles took my first call immediately and spent quality time with me during my consultation. She spoke from deep experience, knowing how the judge might respond to my case. She gave me valuable guidance to leverage in my case and was truthful about my chances of winning and did not avoid any potential challenges. She was honest and did not mislead me with any of her advice. I recommend her highly!! Thanks, Ms. Kraft-Miles!”

    Ralph

  • I thank God I made the decision to hire our attorney Joy Kraft Miles and her terrific staff!

    “We were in family court today with the uncooperative respondent and his attorney. My attorney and I tried to get them to come to an agreement, rather than have the judge make the decision for us. They refused. Our attorney advised them the judge would not look favorably on their request and that if the judge made the decision it would favor us. They were uncooperative and our attorney presented our case. The judge granted all our motions as presented by our attorney!! Tomorrow we will get to see the kids which we have not seen for over a year and a half!!! I thank God I made the decision to hire our attorney Joy Kraft Miles and her terrific staff! I would urge anyone that needs a “bulldog” staff that will fight for you - — I recommend Joy and her staff.”

    Felix

  • Her advice has been spot on and I have always felt that she tries not to over-promise and yet always over-delivers.

    “Joy is very knowledgeable and has concern for her clients that goes well above what they could pay. Her advice has been spot on and I have always felt that she tries not to over-promise and yet always over-delivers. If she knows some issues will be tough, she tells you and lets you decide if you want to spend the money trying anyhow. But when you do, she does her best to pull off a miracle. Great staff too! Thanks for all the help.”

    Michael

  • Although divorce is obviously an extremely stressful and overwhelming situation, Joy helped me feel empowered.

    “I highly recommend Joy Kraft Miles! She assisted me with my divorce. Although divorce is obviously an extremely stressful and overwhelming situation, Joy helped me feel empowered. She was extremely efficient, thorough and professional. I am highly impressed by her and recommend anyone that is going through a divorce (although I hope you don't have to) to use her services! Thank you Joy for your assistance!”

    Megan

  • In her office she is attentive & mild mannered, however in the courtroom, she is like a JUNKYARD DOG!

    “Child custody and divorce cases can be costly, anyone going into one should know that up front. That being said, Joy Kraft has been extremely reasonable & willing to work with me. The initial law firm I used was much more expensive & yielded zero results. Iin fact, I believe even hurt my case from the start. Joy took over my case & since then things have been moving in my direction & getting much better. My case is a child custody case & when it initially started (before Joy took over) I only had 6hrs of visitation per week with my child. I now have 3 overnights & 2 weekdays every other week & my case is most certainly not over so more time is on it's way. I went from about 5% time with my child to about 30% with more time most certainly on the way. Joy pays attention to detail & she knows my case just as well as I do. In her office she is attentive & mild-mannered, however in the courtroom, she is like a JUNKYARD DOG ! She is quit impressive in the courtroom & she knows family law just as well as she will know your case. I could not be happier with my choice of representation. I feel very confident knowing I have a lawyer who knows my case & is fighting tooth & nail on my behalf. I highly recommend Joy Kraft to anyone going through a Family Law issue”

    Anthony

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