CRIMINAL LAW – EXPUNGEMENTS
Why You Need An Expungement Lawyer
Often when we are young, or even later in life, we may do things that we regret in the future. At the time, you may not realize that these acts will carry consequences that can affect the rest of your life. As time goes on, however, you find out that having a criminal record, even for something minor, can greatly impact and limit your future.
In today’s age of data mining and the sharing of information of public information, having a criminal record can make it difficult to obtain employment, making it hard to support you and your family. Having a criminal record can also make it difficult to find safe housing.
Additional reasons to seek an expungement lawyer include loans and adoption. Residents with criminal records may have trouble securing a bank loan. Similarly, someone wanting to assume the parenting responsibilities of a child may face challenges that are hatched from their past mistakes.
All of these reasons support the fact that expunging – or “sealing” – your criminal records is very important if you hope to overcome these burdens that can hold you back from having the life you want.
Wherever you live in Minnesota, Blake Bauer will guide you through the entire expungement process.