Protection from Abuse in Derwood, MD
Domestic violence and abuse are very sensitive and personal issues—and they require immediate attention for your own protection and that of your family. Fortunately, the domestic violence lawyers at Andalman & Flynn have extensive experience protecting victims of domestic violence and abuse throughout the Derwood area and will work with you through this difficult time to help you move on with your life safely.
Don’t wait to get the protection you deserve—contact our Derwood attorneys today to schedule a consultation and we’ll fight to protect your best interests.
Domestic Violence Laws in Derwood
At Andalman & Flynn, we have extensive knowledge of domestic violence laws in the Derwood area and are dedicated to providing you with the support you need through these difficult times. Our attorneys can help provide you with protection from abuse by obtaining and enforcing Protective Orders and Peace Orders, as needed. Both orders will help protect you with stay away and no contact orders in attempt to stop harmful acts and threats. Protective Orders, however, will provide further protection, targeting the specific relationship between the victim and abuser, while Peace Orders can cover certain criminal acts.
More specifically, Protective Orders can include custody and visitation orders, financial support, and use of a family vehicle or home. Peace Orders, on the other hand, can protect you from:
- Malicious destruction of personal property
Ready to file a Protective Order or Peace Order in Derwood, MD? Don’t wait—call us today at 301-563-6685.
After-Hours Protection from Abuse in Derwood
If you are the victim of domestic abuse and need immediate assistance when our office is closed, note that there are options for after-hours assistance to ensure your safety while you wait to file a more permanent protective order. If it is after 5:30 p.m. on a weeknight, the weekend, or a holiday, please contact the District Court Commissioners for assistance obtaining an Interim Protective or Peace Order for protection from abuse and violence in Derwood. On the first business day after you’ve obtained your Interim Protective or Peace Order, our domestic violence lawyers can provide you with further assistance so you can get more permanent protection.
The domestic violence lawyers at Andalman & Flynn understand how important it is to resolve your claim efficiently and will guide you through the process in a compassionate manner. Filing for protection from abuse and domestic violence can save lives—contact us to schedule a consultation today and we’ll help you finally get the quality of life you deserve!