Newport Beach Expungement Lawyer
Are you seeking to expunge your record? Contact the Law Offices of John D. Rogers for a free confidential consultation. We provide effective representation to those who wish to clear up their past. A criminal conviction can not only be embarrassing but may deny you employment, renting a home, or even obtaining a bank loan. Your criminal record does not have to stop you from moving forward in your life. If you suffer from a conviction in Orange County, then call us today to speak with an experienced Newport Beach expungement lawyer.
What is an Expungement?
An expungement is an order from the judge withdrawing any finding of guilt and dismissing the case thereafter. It permits someone on my application questionnaires to truthfully state that they have not been convicted of a crime. Expungements are governed under California Penal Code 1203.4 pc and require a specific petition to be filed with the court. The process ordinarily takes approximately eight (8) weeks to achieve. Expungement are applicable to infractions, misdemeanor, and felony offenses. Common examples include domestic violence, grand theft, DUI, assault, drug charges, and hit & run.
What are the Eligibility Requirements?
Certain eligibility requirements are required. Not all crimes are eligible for an expungement. Your underlying sentence cannot have resulted in you spending time in state prison; you completed all terms of your sentence, including the payment of your court fines; you are not on probation for any offense nor have any cases pending against you; and the crime in which you’re seeking to expunge does not fall within a certain ineligible vehicle code or sex crime charge.
Contact an Experienced Newport Beach Expungement Lawyer
Give us a call today to speak with an attorney about your desire to expunge your record. A criminal record can be isolated instance in someone’s life. Don’t let a criminal record prohibit you from certain benefits in life. Contact us today and speak with an experienced Newport Beach expungement lawyer. We can provide you with a quote over the telephone and give you the confidence in our success. Also ask about reducing a felony to a misdemeanor or early termination of probation.
Law Offices of John D. Rogers
4000 MacArthur Blvd., East Tower Suite 615
Newport Beach, CA 92660
Toll Free: (949) 625-4487