If you are being subjected to abuse, whether that is verbal, emotional or physical, you can apply to the court for an injunction in the form of a Non-Molestation Order and/or an Occupation Order. A Non-Molestation Order forbids someone from being abusive to you (or instructing someone else to be abusive to you) and an Occupation Order can prevent someone from entering your property or the road you live on. In serious cases it can also remove them from the property in which you live.

You must be connected to the person abusing you to qualify for an injunction and you will have to attend court, although in some circumstances you can attend court without giving the abuser notice of the hearing.

If you are not connected to the person abusing you, you may be able to apply for ‘Protection from Harassment’

Our Family Law Team has experience of dealing with emergency applications in a sensitive and approachable manner and can represent you at any hearing.

For more information, or to book a confidential initial meeting with one of our Solicitors, please contact our Family Law Team on 020 3096 7500 or email info@pcm-law.net.

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