Restraining Orders in Portugal

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Excellent service, definitely recommended. Very good and reliable service!
Rakesh Rathod
Rakesh Rathod
14 Jun 2024

Service Details

Restraining Orders

This service is available across Portugal

Who Can Benefit from this Service?

This service is provided to those who need legal protection from domestic violence, harassment, or abuse. It is crucial for those who require immediate legal measures to ensure their safety from an aggressor.

Who Can Benefit from this Service?

Useful Information

  • The issuance of a restraining order in Portugal is governed by Lei n.º 112/2009, de 16 de Setembro, which establishes the legal regime for the prevention of domestic violence and the protection and assistance of its victims. 
  • This law defines victims and sets out a comprehensive support network for them. It aims to protect victims, prevent violence, and ensure the aggressor's behaviour change through structured intervention programs​​. 
  • Additionally, the Lei n.º 45/2023, amends the criminal protection for victims of sexual freedom crimes and the victim's statute, reinforcing the victims' protection mechanisms​​.
Useful Information

Procedure: Our Approach

  1. Legal Advice and Case Preparation: Offering initial legal consultation and preparing the case based on the specifics of the incident(s).
  2. Filing and Representation: Filing the restraining order request and representing the victim in court.
  3. Emergency and Ongoing Support: Providing both emergency interventions and long-term support, including applying for changes to or extensions of restraining orders as necessary.
Procedure: Our Approach

Benefits of this Service

  • Expert Legal Support: Tailored advice and representation from experts familiar with domestic violence laws in Portugal.
  • Fast and Effective Protection: Swift actions taken to obtain restraining orders and ensure victims' safety.
  • Comprehensive Support Network: Access to a wide range of services designed to assist victims throughout the legal process and beyond.
Benefits of this Service

Key Elements of this Service

  • Adherence to National Legislation: Services designed in strict compliance with Lei n.º 112/2009 and subsequent amendments for the utmost legal effectiveness.
  • Comprehensive Legal Protection: Coverage includes orders against physical proximity, contact, and further abuse by the aggressor.
  • Victim Support: Access to a network of support services, ensuring victims receive the necessary care and assistance.
Key Elements of this Service

Free Support Services Included

When combined with the free and innovative Advocate Abroad support services you can be sure that you are obtaining completely transparent legal services from registered and regulated English-speaking lawyers abroad.These support services include:

  • Verification of the regulatory status of your professional.
  • Fees as recommended by the Local Professional Body
  • Fees specified in advance and legally guaranteed.
  • Service levels agreed in advance and guaranteed.
  • All professionals must hold professional indemnity insurance.
  • Professionals' proficiency in English monitored.
  • Continuous quality controls and reviews.

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