How long does a DUI conviction stay on my record in Illinois and is there any way to get it expunged/sealed?

Asked almost 3 years ago - Chicago, IL

dui was in 2007, i did not blow but was convicted of the offense.

Attorney answers (5)

  1. Ronald D. Dolak

    Contributor Level 13


    Lawyer agrees

    Answered . A DUI conviction will stay on your record forever and you cannot expunge or seal it.

  2. Ted Harvatin


    Contributor Level 19


    Lawyer agrees

    Answered . Forever and no way to expunge

  3. Jason Alan Ott

    Contributor Level 8


    Lawyer agrees

    Answered . It will stay on forever...and there is no way to expunge a DUI in Illinois.

  4. Salim John Sheikh

    Contributor Level 17


    Lawyer agrees

    Answered . The DUI will be on your record for the rest of your life.

    It cannot be expunged/sealed.

    Sal Sheikh practices law in Illinois.This answer is provided solely for informational purposes only. You should... more
  5. Kevin P. Cunningham

    Contributor Level 3


    Lawyer agrees

    Answered . DUI is not expungable. It will always be on your record.

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