Skip to main content

Are you a legal professional? Visit our professional site

Please enter a legal issue and/or a location
Begin typing to search, use arrow keys to navigate, use enter to select

State Laws on Protective Orders

Protective orders are often used in family law and criminal cases, to ban one party from contact with another, or to prohibit interference with a court order. Choose a link from the list below for state-specific laws related to protective orders, including activities that may be covered by a protective order, penalties for violation of a protective order, and more.

You Don’t Have To Solve This on Your Own – Get a Lawyer’s Help

Meeting with a lawyer can help you understand your options and how to best protect your rights. Visit our attorney directory to find a lawyer near you who can help.

Or contact an attorney near you:
Copied to clipboard

Find a Lawyer

More Options