Petition for Expungement

Whenever you’ve been convicted of any crime, especially of criminal association, it can be difficult to get your life back on track. In some states, there are ways to legally abolish or annul your criminal records, allowing you to live a much better and normal life. One of the best ways to get your life back on track is to file a petition for expungement of your criminal records.

Do you have a criminal record you would like to abolish? Contact our legal firm about filing a petition for expungement.

What is a petition for expungement?

To understand the whole petition for expungement process, you need to know what expungement is. Expungement is the sealing of criminal records so that they are only accessible in very limited circumstances such as by court order or to a law enforcement officer acting in the course of police duty.

An expungement allows an individual to “put away” their criminal record and make it illegal to be discriminated against, especially in employment, based on that individual’s former convictions that have now been expunged.

How do I file for expungement?

Filing for expungement is the legal process of having the criminal records expunged. It is best to seek legal guidance when pursuing this course of action as you want to make sure that you follow every step of the process correctly to increase your chances of a successful expungement. There are many types of limitations and restrictions that may not be well understood.

Are you ready to put your crimes behind you? If you qualify for an expungement and want to get your life back on track by avoiding discrimination from your former crimes, then you need to contact our legal firm. We can help you with the entire process from start to finish, making sure that you have the best chance of having your records expunged.

Get your life back on track today by filing for expungement. Contact the Law Offices of Terry L. Gilbeau now to make sure it gets done correctly!