The Administrative Office of the Courts is providing the following forms and information as samples for those filing a petition for an order of protection. They are not intended to represent the best or only approach to filing a petition for order of protection. The Administrative Office of the Courts does not provide any guarantee with regard to the accuracy, completeness, or suitability of these documents. The forms and information posted below should not be construed as legal advice, and it does not remove the responsibility to research and comply with all applicable statutory requirements for filing a petition for an order of protection. Users should seek appropriate legal advice should they have any questions about seeking an order of protection.