The purpose of AVO's or Apprehended Violence Orders is supposed to be to protect victim's from being assaulted, molested, harassed, intimidated, or stalked. In some cases these orders are necessary to help victim's from violence from family members or others that they have an intimate relationship with.
However there are some people out there who use these orders to try to obtain an advantage in property or child custody disputes. Or others who attempt to use these order to retaliate against a former partner or spouse.
If you find yourself a defendant in an AVO proceeding you will need to obtain legal advice. We are experts in providing you with the best possible advice and obtaining successful outcomes at Court in relation to AVO applications. The implications of an AVO can be enormous and have an inpact on your work, home and socially. For advice and representation please contact us on 1300 859 713