Our Winnebago County Order of Protection attorneys will utilize every available resource to ensure that you and your family are protected to the fullest extent of the law. We can help you in obtaining Temporary Orders of Protection, Restraining Orders, Plenary Orders, and Emergency Orders of Protection in Rockford.
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Winnebago County Order of Protection Attorneys
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In this article, our Winnebago County Order of Protection lawyers give you the information you need about Orders of Protection (OPs) in Illinois.
In general, OPs are issued by courts to protect a petitioner or a party from abuse from another individual (typically a family or household member). We discuss how the term "abuse" can be widely interpreted under Illinois law, and how an OP differs from the more commonly known restraining order.
In this article, our Winnebago County Order of Protection (OP) attorneys explain the different types of OPs, including:
Emergency OPs in Rockford can be granted without prior notice to the defendant and are often the first step to protect a defendant until the main OP is filed.