Do Not Live With A Criminal Record Hanging Over Your Head
Having a criminal record places obstacles in a person’s life. If you foresee difficulties in the future because of a past criminal conviction, you should talk to a lawyer at The Collins Law Firm, P.C., about possible legal options. Depending on the circumstances of your case, we may be able to seal your record with an expungement.
Sealing Your Criminal Record In Virginia
An expungement effectively wipes a person’s slate clean, allowing him or her to start on a new path. Many people seek expungements to apply for certain jobs or career paths that they would otherwise be unable to pursue. There are specific circumstances in which a person may seek an expungement in Virginia. Typically, these include cases where:
- Someone was found innocent by the courts.
- Criminal charges were dismissed.
- A pardon was granted.
It is difficult to obtain an expungement in Virginia, which places significant emphasis on your choice of attorney. Our Virginia expungement attorneys work together on complex cases, using all available resources to best represent your interests. Given our experience in this area, we know the likelihood of obtaining certain outcomes and how to approach a case in a way that we are likely to reach a successful outcome.