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An arrest or criminal conviction on your record can negatively impact your social and professional life, making it much more difficult than it has to be. Fortunately, an expungement can clear your criminal record so past mistakes don't interfere with your future. It also frees you from having to face the embarrassment that often accompanies background check by prospective employer, lenders, and others.

If you would like to have your criminal record expunged, please contact The Law Office of Stephens & Rueda today for a complimentary consultation with an qualified and knowledgeable criminal defense attorney who can help you put your past behind you once and for all.

Benefits of Expungement

Expungement is a general term used to describe the removal of information from a criminal record. This is usually accomplished through the deletion or sealing of information.

Who Qualifies for Expungement?

Depending on the jurisdiction, those who qualify for expungement may include:

  • Individuals who have never been convicted of a misdemeanor or felony

  • Those who have been released from and never been charged with a crime

  • Individuals who were charged, but never convicted of a misdemeanor or felony

  • Those found not guilty or had the charges against them dropped

Want an expungement? 


If you would like to put your past behind you for good, please contact us today for a FREE case evaluation by an experienced criminal defense attorney. We will thoroughly examine your case and determine the best course of action.

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