Domestic Violence and Civil Injunctions Attorney


If you are facing charges for domestic violence or have an injunction against you, Christopher A. Doty is here to help. Since 2004, Attorney Doty has helped thousands of clients in Central Florida who have faced domestic violence charges or civil injunctions. As an experienced Florida criminal defense lawyer, Attorney Doty has extensive experience in domestic violence cases, and has been successful in raising strong defenses designed to achieve the most positive outcomes available for his clients. Attorney Doty takes the time to understand the dynamics of each individual’s case and makes himself available to speak with clients so that they feel comfortable with the legal procedure.

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Domestic Violence Attorney

Domestic violence charges are very common and can occur between family members, roommates or people who are in an intimate relationship. In the State of Florida, there are strict penalties that follow a domestic violence charge. Additionally, a domestic violence charge can have damaging effects on your life as well as bring forth an undesirable reputation. If you have been charged with domestic violence, it is important you hire a good criminal defense attorney so you can get the protection you need.

Christopher A. Doty has a proven track record of defending Florida domestic violence cases involving:

  • Spousal abuse
  • Child abuse / child neglect / child endangerment
  • Battery and assault
  • Violent criminal threat
  • Annoying, harassing, or threatening phone calls
  • Repeat offenses
  • Restraining order violations

What are Civil Injunctions?

A civil injunction, also referred to as a restraining order, is a court order that directs a person to no longer have contact with another person or persons. Although an injunction is not a criminal charge, they can have profound impacts on all parties involved and have similar consequences. Additionally, civil injunctions will go on your record which can affect your ability to obtain housing and can also be easily found by employers. If you have an injunction against you, or if you are seeking protection and would like to file a restraining order against someone else, call The Law Offices of Christopher Alan Doty. Our legal team will fight to protect you from damage to your reputation and do what is necessary to get you the protection you need.

Your Local Domestic Violence and Civil Injunctions Attorney

Should you need legal help for domestic violence charges or civil injunction orders, I will provide you with skilled representation to protect your rights. My law firm is a highly regarded firm that has served the people of Marion County and the surrounding areas for over 20 years. Regardless of your legal matter, I understand the anxiety and stress that any legal issue can cause our clients. That is why I never hesitate to represent your case with the level of intensity that it deserves as the opposition and the situation requires. Whether your legal matter involves strenuous and vigorous negotiation, mediation, or aggressive representation at trial, I will produce the results you deserve.


Christopher Alan Doty, Esq.

Mr. Doty is very professional and personable. He gets straight to the point. He shows confidence and is impressive in the courtroom. Overall, I am happy that I was referred to Mr. Doty.

Nikki Marie

The Law Offices of Christopher Alan Doty, P.A.

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