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Did you know that adult criminal records are public in Florida? If you’ve been arrested as an adult, your record can be accessed by potential colleges, landlords and employers. You don’t want to live with an arrest on your record for the rest of your life.

 

You can get a fresh start—talk to a criminal defense attorney in West Palm Beach, Florida about expungements right away. J & J Law Firm, P.A. can help you navigate the complicated expungement process.

Are you eligible to have your record sealed or expunged?

Record sealing places your record under highly restricted access. On the other hand, expungement deletes your record. You might be eligible for expungement if:

 

  • Your arrest was made contrary to law or made by mistake
  • Your case was dropped
  • Your received a withhold of ajudication

 

Call J & J Law Firm today to schedule a consultation with a criminal defense attorney in West Palm Beach, FL. We’ll meet with you to discuss the specifics of your case to determine if expungement is an option.

3 things to know about expungements

If you want to remove a misdemeanor or felony charge from your record, you need to file for expungement. Clients in West Palm Beach, FL turn to J & J Law Firm, P.A. when they need an expungement attorney. Here are three things you should know about the expungement process:

  • Mistakes on your petition could delay the process for years, which is why you should work with an experienced expungement attorney
  • With certain exceptions, if your record is expunged, you will not have to disclose information about the arrest or conviction on job or housing applications
  • Whether you are eligible for expungement depends on a number of factors, including the nature of the crime you committed

Filing for expungement in West Palm Beach, FL is a complicated process. Make an appointment with attorney Jairam of J & J Law Firm, P.A. to start working on your petition.