Category Archives: Protective Orders

How to Protect You And Your Family From Domestic Violence and Abuse During the COVID-19 Pandemic.

The shelter in place orders in effect as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic have caused  unwanted increases in Domestic Violence and Child Sex abuse. For familys living with domestic violence and sexual abuse, staying at home and being isolated … Continue reading

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How Do I File for Emergency Custody in Oregon?

Many of our clients are in desperate need of an immediate change of custody or an immediate suspension of parenting time. This is especially true in case involving serious drug addiction, mental illness and child abuse. It can be extremely … Continue reading

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How Can I Get Emergency Custody In Oregon?

Many of our clients are in need of an immediate change of custody or an immediate suspension of parenting time. Under Oregon law, it is possible to obtain a temporary emergency custody order under the “Immediate Danger” statutes. We can … Continue reading

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How do I get an Immediate Danger Order – What is Emergency Custody?

Many of our clients need an immediate change of custody or an immediate suspension of parenting time. It can be extremely frustrating for them to learn that it can take weeks or even months to get into court on a … Continue reading

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How do I get emergency custody in Oregon – What is Immediate Danger?

As an Oregon divorce and family law lawyer, I talk to a lot of parents who want an immediate change of custody or an immediate suspension of parenting time. It can be extremely frustrating for them to learn that it … Continue reading

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How do I get Ex Parte Temporary Custody and Parenting Time in Oregon?

In the past, the use of ex parte orders to obtain custody of children at the outset of a custody battle were grossly abused. This practice has now been severely limited and the Courts in Oregon generally cannot enter an … Continue reading

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How do I obtain an Emergency Custody Order in Oregon?

Oregon courts provide for an “emergency” custody order if a child is in “immediate danger” and Status Quo orders to maintain placement and routines.  The requirements depend upon the timing of the request. We can help you obtain an emergency … Continue reading

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