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Seal or Expunge a Criminal Record

If you have ever been arrested for a crime in Florida, you have a Florida criminal record. Even if the criminal charges were dropped, you still have a Florida criminal background. A Florida criminal background can follow you forever, but there is a solution to this problem. Under Florida law, you may be able to have your Florida criminal record sealed or your Florida criminal record expunged.

By having your Florida criminal background sealed or expunged, your Florida criminal background is not open to the public. Sealing or Expunging your Florida criminal record prevents most potential employers from viewing your Florida criminal background. Under Florida Statute 943.045, when you seal your Florida criminal history record, the Florida criminal record is preserved, but it is inaccessible to the public. Once you seal your Florida criminal background, only people that have a legal right to your Florida record can access it. When you expunge your Florida criminal history record, the Florida court orders the destruction of your Florida criminal record. Only the Florida Department of Law Enforcement keeps a copy of your Florida criminal record when it is expunged.

Although Law Office of David M. Goldman PLLC is located in Jacksonville, Florida, we seal and expunge criminal records all over Florida and South Carolina. If you are interested in having a Florida criminal record sealed or expunged, contact a Jacksonville Florida Criminal Record Attorney. A Jacksonville Florida Criminal Record Lawyer understands how important it is to keep your criminal record private. Contact our Jacksonville Criminal Defense Lawyers by email or by calling 904-685-1200.

Client Reviews
"As a real estate agent, I have been involved with many property transactions where I needed a probate attorney to help facilitate the transaction. I have used the services of Mr. Goldman and his staff over the last several years and continue to use them on a regular basis. His office has been able to navigate the court system and help estates sell their property quickly and efficiently..." Michael Starling
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“After struggling with 2 probate cases prior to hiring attorney Goldman I was extremely apprehensive during the hiring phase. Not only did Attorney Goldman assure me they could take care of this his office was wonderful. Jennifer was assigned to my case and she was wonderful and were able to guide another probate case I had saving me additional time and frustration. Highly recommend this office.” Debbie