The Law Offices of Justin Kirk Tabayoyon provides comprehensive family law representation for all family law matters.
California Domestic Violence Restraining Orders: Comprehensive Legal Assistance
Domestic Violence Restraining Orders (DVROs) are serious legal matters and should never be underestimated. It's crucial to seek immediate legal representation if you're served with a temporary domestic violence restraining order. The Law Offices of Justin Kirk Tabayoyon is highly experienced in handling these situations, especially when child custody is involved.
As stated in California Family Code Section 3044, if a court finds that a party seeking child custody has perpetrated domestic violence against the other party or the child within the previous five years, a rebuttable presumption is triggered. This presumption suggests that granting physical or legal custody of a child to the offender is detrimental to the child's best interest, as per Family Code Section 3011.
To issue a permanent DVRO, a court must establish an incidence of domestic violence. Once issued, the Family Code Section 3044 presumption comes into effect. It's crucial to secure a seasoned family law attorney before a court issues a DVRO to effectively argue against such a presumption.
If you've been served with a temporary DVRO and concurrently charged with domestic violence (Penal Code Section 273.5 or Penal Code Section 243(e)(1)), it's crucial to contact a lawyer immediately.
Mr. Tabayoyon has specific experience in handling cases that simultaneously involve family law proceedings (divorce/child custody/paternity), DVRO proceedings, and criminal domestic violence proceedings. It's essential not to entrust your future to an attorney lacking this comprehensive experience.
For effective legal assistance with DVROs in California, reach out to the Law Offices of Justin Kirk Tabayoyon. With our focused experience and dedication to securing your interests, you'll be equipped to navigate the intricacies of DVROs confidently. Schedule a consultation with us today