Expungement of Previous Records
Looking to clear your criminal record?
If you have previously been convicted of a criminal offense, then you need the skilled representation of a Macomb County criminal defense attorney on your side that can help you to pursue a clean record, and sealing of your past conviction records. This process is called expungement and can be a long and difficult process.
There are many various crimes that cannot be expunged and there are specific criteria that you must meet if you wish to have your records expunged. The following are some specific criteria that you must meet:
- The offense must not be a sexual offense, traffic offense, or felony punishable by a life imprisonment sentence
- You must not have any prior convictions, unless you were convicted of a juvenile crime and you have now reached the age of 17
- You may also only have one convicted set aside
- You may apply for an expungement no less than 5 years after your criminal conviction, unless you were imprisoned in which case you must wait 5 years after your release
Searching for a lawyer for an expungement case in Macomb County? If you have a prior conviction that you wish to be expunged, it is important that you speak with a skilled representative that can advise you of your options, the law, and what the best process will be to pursue a better future. I am Attorney James T. Bowden, and I have many years of experience in handling various criminal offenses.
Need a lawyer to assist with expungement in Macomb County or Oakland County?
Need an expungement lawyer in Macomb County? I can put my extensive skill and experience to work for you if you choose to work with me. I have years of experience in handling various criminal defense cases, I know the laws, and I can put this to work for you. I also offer a
free case evaluation so that you may obtain legal advice and information regarding your case without any financial obligation or commitment on your part.
Contact a Macomb County criminal defense lawyer from my firm today to discuss your case and to begin the process of building a strong defense in your case today!