Getting started expunging or sealing your criminal arrest record is easy. You just need to provide some initial information. Below is a form you can fill out and submit. Once received, the information will be used to check your qualifications. If you do not know the information or do not feel comfortable submitting it on the form – that is not a problem. Submit what you can remember or what you feel comfortable with and you’ll receive an email answering most of your questions.
Qualifying to Petition the Court: Getting Started
The information will be used to determine if you qualify to have your record sealed or expunged (the differences between sealing and expunging a record are minor). Qualifying means that you are eligible to receive a Certificate of Eligibility. The Certificate is a prerequisite to petitioning the court and is usually a good indicator that your request will be granted.
Expunging or Sealing Your Criminal Arrest Record
PLEASE FILL OUT WHAT YOU REMEMBER: By submitting the information below the evaluation process will begin – there is no fee for this. This is only the first step. The information will only be used to ensure you qualify before you decide to hire us. Once you submit the information I will be contacting you via email initially. Please include a cell number and I will text you once I have sent the email.
Expunging and Sealing Your Criminal Arrest Record is Easy
Once you have submitted your information you should receive a reply within 24 hours excluding weekends and holidays. The first thing you will receive is an email with a worksheet to fill out.
The email will have a lot of information. You should read all of it. Attached will be a the short worksheet.
The worksheet will ask for information that is necessary to start either sealing or expunging your criminal record. It also has a pay authorization form in case you want to start the process immediately (see the cost of sealing or expunging your record).
Fill the worksheet out and return email it or fax it back. Once received it will be used to make sure you qualify.
You Don’t Pay Me Until You Are Ready; Strict Confidentiality
Everything you submit will be kept in strict confidentiality. You will not pay a dime until you are ready to get started. If, after I determine that you qualify, you decide to go forward – a link will be sent to make the payment. I do not keep any credit or debit card information.
If you require to pay with money order or cash that also works. However, personal checks are not accepted.
More information about Florida Expungements and Sealings:
- What is a Florida Expungement (Sealing)
- Qualifying for a Record Expungement (Sealing)
- Getting Started Expunging (Sealing) Your Arrest Record
- What to do after Your Record is Expunged (Sealed)