Seal Your Record With A Tallahassee Expungement Attorney
When you have a criminal record in Florida, even if it is only a minor offense, it can create enormous hardship in your life. There will come a time in your life when you will be legally obligated to inform people of your criminal record, possibly ruining your chances of:
- Getting a job
- Obtaining a loan
- Renting an apartment
- Receiving acceptance into a school
Expungement allows people to have their criminal records cleared, giving them back their freedom and allowing them to move on.
At Jansen & Davis, P.A., we want you to have your life back. We know what it takes to expunge your criminal record. In the state of Florida, there are laws in place that allow people with previous criminal convictions to wipe their records clean. The process of removing a conviction entirely from a person’s record is called expungement, or record sealing, and the sealing and expungement attorneys of Jansen & Davis, P.A., are here to assist you with this legal process.
Eligibility For Record Sealing And Expungements In Florida
If you have a criminal offense on your record, you may be eligible to file a petition for expungement if the following apply:
- You have completed your sentence
- You were convicted of a non-violent offense
- You have spent a specific amount of time (depending upon the crime) in the community without any criminal convictions
Expungement of your criminal record will securely seal or destroy any information that may hinder your future endeavors, but can only be obtained under limited circumstances.
Get Help From A Tallahassee Expungement Attorney
At Jansen & Davis, P.A., we will help you determine your eligibility for expungement and can then file the necessary documents to seal your criminal record in Florida.