Should I hire an attorney for a restraining order?

Should I hire an attorney for a restraining order?

An experienced attorney can help you to show the court that you do in fact need a permanent restraining order in place to keep yourself and your children safe. McAllister can help you to obtain a restraining order that addresses your unique needs. In order to obtain a restraining order, you must fill out paperwork.

Can I text someone if I have a restraining order against them?

Violating a restraining order could lead to serious criminal penalties, including jail time and expensive fines. Having a “no contact” restraining order issued against you means that you cannot make any contact with the protected person, including in person contact, phone calls, emails and text messages.

What to do if someone keeps texting you?

It is annoying and disturbing when someone keeps texting you relentlessly, yet you do not feel them. The annoying texts could be a one-off thing….How Can I Stop Someone From Texting?Block them. Never reply. Be direct. Confront them. Change your number. Seek help. Error text prank. Report to the authorities.

How much does a restraining order cost in Texas?

You cannot be charged a fee for filing, serving, entering a protective order, or for getting additional certified copies of the order. The court may order that the abuser pay any attorney fees (if applicable), and all other fees, charges, or expenses incurred in connection with the protective order.