Legal Advice for Sealing Criminal Record — 607 results
Written by attorney Nicolaie Cocis, over 4 years ago.
Juvenile records are not automatically sealed upon your 18th birthday. You must petition the juvenile court to have them sealed. You can do this by filing out a form and filing it with the... more
Written by attorney Holden W Green, almost 3 years ago.
As a practicing attorney in Santa Clara County for over 10 years, the law firm has become a specialist in record clearance, felony reduction, petitions of factual innocence, sealing of a... more
Written by attorney Carina Castaneda, almost 3 years ago.
In California, when a person under the age of 18 is arrested or commits a crime, in most cases a juvenile record will exist and becomes a permanent part of a persons file until it is... more
Written by attorney Piotr Reysner, almost 6 years ago. STAFF PICK
Time has passed since your conviction of a crime and now you want your record cleared so that nobody can see your prior bad deeds. So how exactly do your clear your criminal record?
Do You... more
Written by attorney Jeffrey Lustick, about 4 years ago. STAFF PICK
It can be difficult and
sometimes impossible to overcome the negative stigma and social
disabilities caused by a criminal conviction. And in the modern age of
information and the... more
Written by attorney Angelo Campano, almost 5 years ago. STAFF PICK
Expungement With an expungement, some of the benefits include telling potential employers that you have not been convicted of a crime; you can be eligible for student loans; you can be... more
Written by attorney Derk Allan Wadas, over 5 years ago. STAFF PICK
Determine if you are eligible Certain categories of people who have been arrested may be eligible for an expunction. If you have been arrested for an offense and were acquitted (found not... more
Written by attorney Parag Shah, over 5 years ago. STAFF PICK
Having a felony conviction can keep you from voting (for a period of time), sitting on a jury, or ever owning a firearm. Most importantly, it can keep you from getting a job. But there is... more
Written by attorney Ethan Meaney, about 4 years ago. STAFF PICK
While a DUI conviction on your record may not exactly ruin your life, it definitely will affect you adversely for a very long time. Anything that requires a background check, like applying... more
Written by attorney Brian Dinday, about 5 years ago. STAFF PICK
The Problem with Civil Restraining Orders in California It is easy to file wild accusations of domestic violence, even totally false ones. It is today's best "Gotcha". It is free. It is... more
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