Fight Back Against Restraining Orders

Wilmington Restraining Order Defense Lawyer

Domestic Violence Attorney in Wilmington, NC

At James F. Rutherford, Attorney at Law, P.A., our Wilmington criminal defense attorneys can help individuals file and defend against domestic orders. Whether you are the victim of domestic violence and need immediate protection, or would like to challenge a restraining order issued against you, talk to our Wilmington NC restraining order lawyer. We can help protect your rights during all stages of your case.

Attorney Rutherford is well-reviewed by peers and has taken additional high-level training - those who hire his legal services can trust that they're receiving the representation they need to protect and safeguard their future. In 2015, Attorney Rutherford was rated AV Preeminent for his ethical legal standards and dedication.

We're ready to begin discussing your legal options. Call (910) 595-1377 to learn how we can help.

Protective Orders in North Carolina

Are you a victim of domestic violence? It is important to seek legal representation to protect you and your family. Our Wilmington restraining order defense lawyer have the experience needed to help you protect those closest to you or we can help challenge a protective order placed against you.

Protective orders can:

  • Order the abuser to not contact you and your family
  • Order the abuser to stay away from your place of work and home
  • Order the abuser to stop threatening or harassing you and your family
  • Give you temporary custody of your children

Domestic Violence Defense: Call Us Today - (910) 595-1377

Whether you're a victim of domestic violence or have been accused of a domestic violence crime, we can listen to your story and work to protect you and your family. Facing any type of legal matter can be a stressful, overwhelming, and emotional process - with Wilmington criminal defense lawyer Attorney Rutherford on your side, you can trust that our firm will go above and beyond to provide you with the best possible legal counsel. Learn more about how we can assist you today.

Call us at (910) 595-1377 to consult a criminal defense lawyer in Wilmington, NC.

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  • “James Rutherford is the by far the best attorney to have to see you through your case.”


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