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Domestic Violence / Protective Orders

Domestic Violence Attorneys in Denton County, Collin County, & Tarrant County

Filing for a Protective Order

Do you need protection against an abusive spouse or other member of your household? First, call 911 right now to receive immediate assistance from law enforcement. Once you have removed yourself from immediate danger, then you can file for a protective order.

The Denton County domestic violence lawyers at Coker, Robb & Cannon can help you take legal action to ensure the safety of you and your children. The first step is seeking help from a compassionate and dedicated attorney who knows what it takes to fight for you.

Our team of attorneys have more than 110 years of combined experience, so you can trust in our ability to handle these matters promptly and efficiently. We offer financing to help with retainer fees. Click here to see your options.

Contact us online or call (940) 293-2313 today! Video consultations are available for your convenience.

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We have helped families just like yours through all types of divorce and family law-related matters. Find out how one of our Board-Certified Family Law Specialists can help you.

What Does a Protective Order Do?

Our Denton, Collin, and Tarrant County domestic violence attorneys can help you navigate the legal processes required to file a protective order against your abuser so that you can feel safe at home again.

Also known as a "restraining order," a protective order in Texas can:

  • Force an abuser to leave your home (if you live together).
  • Restrict your abuser from coming within a specified distance of you, your place of work or school, and your home.
  • Restrict your abuser from coming within a specified distance of your children, their school, and their regular places of attendance.
  • Prohibit all contact from your abuser, including phone calls, emails, text messages, or notes.
  • Restrict your abuser from using a third-party to deliver messages or gifts on his or her behalf.
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Protecting Your Children from Abuse

When children are involved in a domestic violence situation, it is not always enough to file a protective order. If your abuser is the mother or father of your children, then Coker, Robb & Cannon, Family Lawyers can help you pursue sole custody of your child and restrict your abuser’s rights and visitation.

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