Clearing Your Criminal Record In Texas
A criminal conviction can affect you in many ways. Years after you pleaded guilty to a criminal offense, you may still be paying the price. With criminal background checks a fact of life, you could be denied a professional license or a job opportunity based on something that has nothing to do with who you are today.
At the Law Offices of Steven Williams, we offer a free initial consultation to discuss your record and determine if it may be possible to clear your record. We have decades of experience with the Texas expunction process, which is the process to clear your record of a past criminal arrest or conviction. Expunction is also known as expungement. We represent clients in Decatur and throughout Wise County and neighboring counties in Texas.
When Can Criminal Records Can Be Expunged?
The following are examples of criminal records can be sealed in Texas:
- You were found not guilty.
- Your case was dismissed or never filed.
- You were charged with an alcohol offense when you were under age 21.
- You were charged in a juvenile offense.
Our lawyer will review your case and determine if you are eligible to have your record sealed.