Expungement & Sealing Criminal Records
Attorneys for Expungement & Sealing Records in Illinois
A criminal record can haunt you for the rest of your life. Background checks can stop you from getting a job or an apartment, and can even prevent you from being accepted to college. However, many people don’t realize there are options for sealing or erasing a criminal record.
To learn more about record expungement or sealing your record, contact Kuhn, Heap & Monson at 630-848-9568. Our attorneys have significant experience helping clients move forward with their lives after a criminal charge. Located in Naperville, Illinois, we serve Chicago’s western suburbs, including DuPage County, Kane County, Will County and Kendall County.
Criminal Record Expungement
Certain crimes and circumstances qualify for a record expungement. In the state of Illinois, expungement completely erases a criminal record. There will be no evidence of your criminal charge/s in the future if you meet the required criteria for expungement. One of our knowledgeable attorneys will review your case and let you know if expungement is an option for you.
Sealing Your Criminal Record
If you cannot have your criminal record expunged, you might be able to have it sealed. At Kuhn, Heap & Monson, we have successfully helped many clients seal their records, making their criminal charges inaccessible to the general public, including potential employers, schools and landlords.
Don’t live in fear of a background check. Call Kuhn, Heap & Monson at 630-848-9568 to find out if you can have your criminal record expunged or sealed. You can also contact us online to request a free initial consultation with one of our lawyers.