How Long Does a Felony Stay on Your Record in Los Angeles?

by Ambrosio Rodriguez | Jan 23, 2020 | Expungements

If you’ve been convicted of a felony in Los Angeles, that will remain on your criminal record indefinitely. That is, unless, you file a petition to have your conviction expunged. Certain felonies in California can be expunged – or removed – from your record. However, there are certain limits regarding when you can initiate the… read more

Read More

Criminal Record Expungement in California

by Ambrosio Rodriguez | Apr 02, 2016 | Expungements

An expungement is essentially a court process that removes a criminal conviction from your record. Some people with criminal histories may not be aware that their criminal record is eligible for expungement, but expunging your record if possible can open up new professional, personal, and educational opportunities. A criminal record may affect a person’s ability… read more

Read More

Is Your Criminal Record Holding You Back?

by Ambrosio Rodriguez | Jul 14, 2015 | Expungements

The story starts like this: You apply for your dream job and you get a call back for an interview. During the interview, you are made aware that you must pass a criminal background check. You hesitate to sign your name on the dotted line for the disclosure of your criminal record because you have… read more

Read More

Los Angeles Criminal Expungements

by Ambrosio Rodriguez | May 05, 2015 | Expungements

The term expungement refers to the process by which you clean your criminal record.  An expunction is a request that the court reopen your criminal case, withdraw the plea or guilty conviction, dismiss the charges and re-close the case without the conviction on your record.  Essentially it removes the conviction from your record. Not all… read more

Read More