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Obtained Permanent Restraining Order in Hackensack for One of Our Clients

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Do you need to get a final restraining order against someone in Bergen County? Contact us now for immediate assistance. Here is a real case where we helped a client do just that.

The Tormey Law Firm recently represented a client who contacted our firm because she feared for her safety and needed a final restraining order in Bergen County NJ.  Sadly, M.V. was being stalked by an ex-boyfriend, A.D., who, on a daily basis, would contact her cell phone, contact her place of work, and even show up sporadically at her home.  Our office immediately assisted her with filing for a temporary restraining order (TRO) and soon after, the Court scheduled a hearing to determine whether a final and permanent order of protection was going to be entered. If the FRO is entered, the defendant is prohibited from having any contact with the victim or he will be arrested. In addition, he is prohibited from her workplace, home, from owning or possessing any firearms and he is fingerprinted and placed in a database for domestic violence offenders.

In the interim, our office met with M.V. on two occasions to gather evidence and prepare her for the hearing. A.D. hired an attorney who strongly argued that he was not stalking M.V., only made a few phone calls, and her alleged fear was not credible.   Nevertheless, through proper preparation and effective cross-examination, the Court found M.V. to be very credible and moreover, rejected our adversary’s version of events.  During the Court’s ruling, the Judge stated on several occasions, I reject A.D.’s testimony and I do not give any credit to A.D.’s version of the events.  As such, the Court awarded M.V. an order of protection and also ordered that A.D. attend domestic violence counseling and pay for M.V.’s attorney fees.

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Our client now has the protection she needs and deserves and the defendant has to pay our attorney’s fees for handling the trial. If you or a loved one needs assistance with a domestic violence restraining order hearing in the Bergen County Superior Court in Hackensack NJ, contact our offices anytime for a free initial consultation at (908)-336-5008.

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With offices in Hackensack, Morristown, Newark, Middletown, and New Brunswick, our lawyers can represent you anywhere in New Jersey and are available immediately to assist you at (908)-336-5008

Hackensack / Bergen County

254 State Street
Hackensack, NJ 07601

  • 201-556-1570
  • 201-556-1572
Hackensack Office

Morristown / Morris County

60 Washington St Suite 200A,
Morristown, NJ 07960

  • 908-336-5008
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Morristown Office

Newark / Essex County

1 Gateway Center Suite 2600
Newark, NJ 07102

  • 201-654-3464
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Newark Office

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Travis J. Tormey is a distinguished member of the legal community and a respected legal resource on domestic violence. He has been featured in a variety of prominent publications and media outlets, including CBS radio, Aol News, the Asbury Park Press,, and the Daily Record. Mr. Tormey has also been recognized as one of the the top criminal attorneys under 40 years of age by the National Trial Lawyers Association and the National Academy of Criminal Defense Attorneys. Whether representing victims or the wrongly accused, Travis remains passionately committed to protecting the rights of the innocent.

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The Tormey Law Firm LLC handles restraining order cases in Bergen County (Hackensack), Morris County (Morristown), Passaic County (Paterson), Union County (Elizabeth), Hudson County (Jersey City), Middlesex County (New Brunswick), Somerset County (Somerville), Sussex County (Newton), Essex County (Newark), Hunterdon County (Flemington), Mercer County (Trenton), Monmouth County (Freehold), Warren County (Belvidere), Ocean County (Toms River), Burlington County (Mount Holly), and throughout NJ.

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