Michigan Expungement Lawyer
At the Law Office of Julian J. Poota, PLLC, we are committed to individuals with criminal law concerns, including people who want to expunge a criminal record. We understand the importance of clearing your criminal record and take a serious approach to your case, offering caring and informative counsel combined with vigorous representation. Michigan expungement law recently changed and can benefit you.
What Can an Expungement Accomplish for You?
If you have a criminal conviction, you may find it difficult or challenging to live the life you choose. You may experience problems landing the job that you want, as your criminal record may disqualify you. You may find it difficult to get a decent housing or face rejection when you try to get a loan for a car or home. If eligible, you may be able to expunge or clear your criminal record.
If you pled guilty to or have been convicted of a crime, Michigan law allows you to file an application to set aside your conviction. We prepare and file all the necessary paperwork to expunge your record, and will be your advocate in court, working to convince the judge that your case merits an expungement.
Expungement under Michigan’s New Clean Slate Law
Call the Law Office of Julian J. Poota, PLLC so that we can help determine whether you qualify for an expungement under Michigan’s now more expansive Clean Slate Law. You must wait three, five, or, seven years from the completion of your sentence depending on the nature of your conviction(s). You can not have more than three felonies on your record, with some exceptions. Certain offenses, such as capital crimes and sex crimes, are not eligible. A first offense OWI conviction is now eligible for expungement. Contact our office at (888) 399-7979 today or email us to help us determine whether you qualify for an expungement in Michigan.