Watchung Expungement Lawyer
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By isolating evidence of a prior arrest or conviction, your criminal record becomes “clean” or “expunged”. A “clean” criminal record is essential to passing many criminal background investigations. In New Jersey, criminal background investigations are performed for numerous reasons including employment applications, firearm licenses, and home loan applications. Thus, obtaining an expungement for a prior criminal offense can be extremely beneficial.
Expungement is a legal process used to “clean” a criminal record by isolating the records of any prior arrest or convictions. Records, are defined by N.J.S.A § 2C:52-1b, include:
In New Jersey, arrests can be taken off your criminal record in many cases. Arrests are matters of public record and will often show up on criminal background investigations conducted by employers or creditors in New Jersey as well as other states. The results of these investigations could affect your personal relationships, your job, your financial security, and your reputation in New Jersey.
If you would like help clearing your criminal record, the law firm of Bramnick, Rodriguez, Grabas, Arnold & Mangan, LLC may be able to assist you. Our criminal lawyers specialize in criminal defense law and know how to navigate the complex process of expungement.
To schedule a free consultation with one of our New Jersey expungement attorneys, call (908) 322-7000. We are available 24 hours a day and we can also assist clients who speak Spanish, French, and Polish.