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Domestic Violence Lawyer in California

Acts of domestic violence and false accusations of domestic violence can occur in households of all socioeconomic groups. The Law Offices of David M. Lederman is an experienced family law firm that effectively represents clients in domestic abuse cases.

Obtaining Protection

If you or a family member is the victim of domestic violence, we can help you obtain protection through a restraining order. If you have been falsely accused of domestic violence, we can represent you at the hearing with the aim of preventing an order from being entered against you.

In either situation, time is critical. The sooner we can start working, the easier it will be to achieve your goal.

The first step in obtaining protection is to obtain a temporary or ex parte order. Shortly after this order, a hearing will be held regarding the issuance of a long-term restraining order. We can represent you at this hearing and present evidence in support of your petition for protection.

If you or another member of your household has suffered violence or threats of violence, you need to act. Failure to do so could lead to tragic consequences. It is critical to get domestic violenc