Clearing your criminal record in Illinois can have an enormous impact on your ability to find employment, deal with an immigration problem and much more. Your reputation is more at stake in our connected world than ever.
Most misdemeanors and some felony cases are eligible for expungement, but there are exceptions. The types of cases that can be sealed are even more limited.
The main issues that must be considered are:
All of these questions require a careful examination before a petition is ever filed.
Once these questions are answered, a legal process must be followed, and followed properly to give you the best chance of success.