Florida Criminal Background Check Shows Felony Dropped to Misdemeanor

Imagine that you were arrested for a felony in Florida.  Let’s say that you were arrested for Jacksonville grand theft.  Your Jacksonville criminal attorney negotiated the case with the state attorney.  You pleaded guilty to Jacksonville petit theft instead.  What … Continue reading

What is the Difference Between Expunging a FL Juvenile Record and Adult Record?

Has your son or daughter been arrested for crime?  In some cases, your son or daughter may be eligible for the Duval County juvenile diversion program.  Similar programs are also offered in St. Johns County and Clay County.  If your … Continue reading

How Do I Have a FL Criminal Record When I Never Went to Court?

You can be arrested in Florida for a variety of crimes.  You may be arrested for a felony charge, which is more serious than a misdemeanor.  If you are accused of a felony crime, you will be arrested.  If you … Continue reading

What is in Your Florida Criminal Background?

I have been sealing and expunging Florida criminal records for years.  Most people know what is in their criminal backgrounds.  You would definitely remember being arrested and going to jail, unless you were severely intoxicated.  In most jails and pretrial … Continue reading

Run Criminal Background Check Before Sealing Your FL Record

In my career as a Jacksonville criminal attorney, I have sealed and expunged many criminal records.  In most cases, people know what is in their background.  They know they how many times that they have been arrested.  Sometimes, you have … Continue reading

Can I Seal or Expunge My Entire Record in FL

Have you been arrested more than once?  Does your Florida criminal background show two or more arrests?  This could create a problem for you.  Most people want to seal or expunge their entire criminal record.  Let’s pretend that you were … Continue reading