Newport Beach Expungement Attorney
Expungement Lawyer Serving Newport Beach, Irvine, Huntington Beach, and
Orange County, California
A California expungement is a legal process in which a conviction or plea
of Guilty or No Contest in a criminal case is set aside and the case is
dismissed pursuant to Penal Code Section 1203.4. An expungement relieves
a person of certain penalties and disabilities that result from a criminal
record. A person may file an expungement petition after he or she has
fulfilled all terms of probation, or has been discharged from the original
term of probation early, or has not been placed on probation and all his
or her sentence terms have been completed.
Not everyone is eligible for expungement, but those who are should consider
working with Newport Beach criminal defense lawyer
Scott D. Hughes to have their criminal records cleared. If the person's petition for
expungement is granted by the court, he or she can move forward with their
lives and leave their mistakes in the past.
Expungement in California
Criminal records are maintained for an indefinite period of time and, as
public records, may be accessed by anyone, including potential employers,
licensing agencies, and landlords or apartment leasing agents. Having
a misdemeanor or felony criminal record can thus create adverse consequences
for your future.
Newport Beach Expungement attorney Scott D. Hughes is experienced in handling
expungements for clients interested in clearing their criminal records.
He has represented many clients who have successfully petitioned for expungement
in California. With his help, his clients have been able to clear their
criminal records and obtain better employment and move forward with their lives.
If you live in Newport Beach, Irvine,
Huntington Beach, or anywhere in Orange County and you would like to find out if you are
eligible for a California expungement, contact the Newport Beach Expungement
lawyer at the firm today to discuss your case.
For legal assistance with a criminal record expungement in Newport Beach,
Irvine, Huntington Beach, or Orange County,
contact the Newport Beach expungement lawyer
at the firm today!