Record Expungement Lafayette, IN

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Expunging Misdemeanor Convictions in Lafayette, IN

Record expungement will clear your record and help you with job and home applications.

Many people ask us, “What is required to obtain an expungement of a misdemeanor criminal record?”

Here are some of the expungement questions we may ask you. What you think is a bad answer does not necessarily mean you are ineligible for an expungement:

  1. Were you convicted of two or more felony offenses which:
    1. Involved the unlawful use of a deadly weapon
    2. Were not committed as part of the same episode of criminal conduct
  2. Did you pay all fines, fees, and court costs, and satisfy any restitution obligation placed on you as part of the sentence?
  3. Have you been convicted of a crime within the past five years?
  4. Do you have any criminal charges pending against you?

There are many legal steps we must take to be successful in obtaining an expungement. When years have passed since you had a criminal conviction it can be hard to recall all the details surrounding it. Do not delay in calling about obtaining an expungement simply because you don’t remember everything. We can obtain records or help you to obtain them to answer important questions. Contact us to put this part of your life behind you.

Contact us at (765) 742-2987 to put this part of your life behind you.

Many people ask us, “What is required to obtain an expungement of a misdemeanor criminal record?”

Here are some of the expungement questions we may ask you. What you think is a bad answer does not necessarily mean you are ineligible for an expungement:

  1. Were you convicted of two or more felony offenses which:
    1. Involved the unlawful use of a deadly weapon
    2. Were not committed as part of the same episode of criminal conduct
  2. Did you pay all fines, fees, and court costs, and satisfy any restitution obligation placed on you as part of the sentence
  3. Have you been convicted of a crime within the past five years?
  4. Do you have any criminal charges pending against you

There are many legal steps we must take to be successful in obtaining an expungement. When years have passed since you had a criminal conviction it can be hard to recall all the details surrounding it. Do not delay in calling about obtaining an expungement simply because you don’t remember everything. We can obtain records or help you to obtain them to answer important questions. Contact us to put this part of your life behind you.

Contact us at (765) 742-2987 to put this part of your life behind you.

Reducing a Felony to a Misdemeanor in Lafayette, IN

Do you have a Class D or Level 6 felony you want to be reduced to a misdemeanor? It may even be possible to obtain an expungement of the conviction if enough time has passed during which you have not had other criminal convictions.

Depending on:

  1. Current law
  2. The terms of your plea agreement
  3. If you meet the following legal requirements you should be eligible for reducing your felony conviction to a misdemeanor:
    1. You are not a sex or violent offender (as defined in IC* 11-8-8-5).
    2. You were not convicted of a Class D felony (committed before July 1, 2014) or a Level 6 felony (committed after June 30, 2014) which resulted in bodily injury to another person.
    3. You have not been convicted of perjury under IC 35-44.1-2-1 (or IC 35-44-2-1 before its repeal) or official misconduct under IC 35-44.1-1-1 (or IC 35-44-1-2 before its repeal).
    4. At least three (3) years have passed since you:
      1. completed your sentence; and
      2. you satisfied any other obligation imposed on you as part of the sentence; for the Class D or Level 6 felony.
    5. You have not been convicted of a felony since you:
      1. completed your sentence; and
        satisfied any other obligation imposed on you as part of the sentence; for the Class D or Level 6 felony.
      2. No criminal charges are pending against you.

*IC stands for Indiana Code.

Contact us at (765) 742-2987 to obtain the relief you want.

Benefits of working with us

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Experience

Susannah Hall-Justice of Hall-Justice Law Firm, Lafayette, Indiana puts her 19 years as a criminal defense lawyer to work in obtaining expungements for her clients. How a conviction is viewed by a judge can make the difference in whether an expungement is granted. Put her experience to work for you.

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Process

The process for getting started is easy! Just call us: (765) 742-2987 and schedule a consultation. We will discuss the specifics of your case. We will provide you with our thoughts and if appropriate the next steps in moving forward. See more on payment below.
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Cost

The attorney fees for some expungements are as little as $895, while complex cases could cost thousands of dollars. . We accept Visa, Mastercard, American Express, Discover, cash, certified check, and money order. We will seek to learn the specifics of your criminal record so we can tell you how much it will cost.

Benefits of working with us

indiana lafayette lawyer hall-justice law firm personal injury lawyer arm sling

Experience

Susannah Hall-Justice of Hall-Justice Law Firm, Lafayette, Indiana puts her 19 years as a criminal defense lawyer to work in obtaining expungements for her clients. How a conviction is viewed by a judge can make the difference in whether an expungement is granted. Put her experience to work for you.

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Process

The process for getting started is easy! Just call us: (765) 742-2987 and schedule a consultation. We will discuss the specifics of your case. We will provide you with our thoughts and if appropriate the next steps in moving forward. See more on payment below.
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Cost

The attorney fees for some expungements are as little as $895, while complex cases could cost thousands of dollars. . We accept Visa, Mastercard, American Express, Discover, cash, certified check, and money order. We will seek to learn the specifics of your criminal record so we can tell you how much it will cost.

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