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Clearing you Criminal Record –
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Do you need help clearing your criminal record?
Attorney Javier Marcos can help!
Harris county laws allows certain people in clearing a criminal record. Attorney Javier Marcos believes in Justice for Hispanics. From the start of his successful law firm in 2000, Attorney Javier Marcos has worked diligently in representing the Hispanic people of Houston in criminal defense cases, personal injury cases, and cases involving construction liens. If you have a DWI, have been arrested, accused of domestic violence, accused because of drugs, you need to call a assault charges attorney, 713.528.7711.
Clearing your criminal record or Expungement
An expungement is a type of suit that you can bring before a court if you are a prior criminal offender with only one conviction.
In an expungement case, you would ask a judge to make your criminal record unavailable in state and federal records. Typically, if you win, your criminal record is removed; however, in some areas, your criminal record might still be available to law enforcement, sentencing judges, immigration officials or correction facilities.
The Texas Code of Criminal Procedure 55.01 states:
Art. 55.01. RIGHT TO EXPUNCTION. (a) A person who has been placed under a custodial or noncustodial arrest for commission of either a felony or misdemeanor is entitled to have all records and files relating to the arrest expunged.
To get more information to know if you qualify for expunction or to clean your criminal record, you need to speak with an attorney directly.
How to Expunge a Criminal Record
Unless you feel confident navigating the ins and outs of the legal system, you might want to hire a criminal defense attorney to help in your expungement case.
A criminal law attorney can help you in many ways if you seek an expungement:
- Advise you on the likelihood of winning your expungement case.
- Complete paperwork and necessary forms.
- Answer your legal questions pertaining to the suit.
- Accompany you to the court hearing.
- Speak on your behalf in court.
- Advocate for your expungement.
Reasons why you need to Clear your Criminal Record
- Employment: Some businesses are required to run background checks on employees.
- School Admittance: Colleges for law and medical professions check an applicants criminal record.
- Property Rental
- Military Service
- Security clearance
- Purchasing firearms: felons can’t purchase or own firearms.
- Adopting or fostering children
- Certain types of licenses
- Voter Registration
Clear your record with Attorney Javier Marcos help!
The best way to determine how your criminal record will affect a certain aspect of your life is to speak with a criminal attorney. Call Attorney Javier Marcos at 713.528.7711. A criminal record can affect many areas of everyday life, some businesses are required to run background checks on prospective employees and if you have a criminal record, it can influence their decision.
Your Call Is Important
It’s important that you quickly call Attorney Javier Marcos & Associates so that you can learn your rights and do not worsen your legal position. If you have been arrested, do not talk to the police, ask for Attorney Javier Marcos. Let us help you in your criminal case. We can help you reduce your criminal charge to a lesser offense, lessen the severity of the punishment, reduce or eliminate jail time and help you do a defense strategy.
Attorney Free Consultation is provided by Javier Marcos and Associates, your information is 100% confidential. We can help you if you have been if you have been arrested, have a DWI, DUI, criminal charges, sentencing or need a drug defense it is important to call right now.