New Jersey Expungement Process
Obtain Your Records
Obtain a copy of your criminal records. Including your Judgement of Conviction or you Disposition in person from the courthouse.
Draft, Notarize & File
You need to fill out the petition completely and have your signature on the petition notarized by a Notary Public.
Serve the Filed Petition
Once you have received notification that your petition has been filed. You must serve a copy of the petition to all applicable agencies.
A Hearing Date will be scheduled by the judge hearing your petition. You may need to attend this hearing if the Prosecutor is objecting to your petition.
Serve Expungement Order
Assuming the judge grants your expungement, you will need to serve the signed expungement order to all applicable government and private agencies.
The Next Chapter Begins
You can now begin the next chapter of your life, confident that your past mistakes will not come back to haunt you. It all begins with taking that first step.
Attorney Steven Hernandez has been helping New Jersey residents for clear their names you over 10 years.
Since being admitted to practice law in the State of New Jersey in 2004, Attorney Steven Hernandez has been fighting to get the best for his clients. He has committed himself to providing the best possible defense for his clients. However, there is something fundamentally wrong when a person serves their time, and debt to society, and still is haunted by their mistake. So Attorney Hernandez created a special Facebook Group to help those with convictions in New Jersey move on with their lives and seek an expungement of their record. It is a private forum for members to discuss the challenges of seeking employment post conviction and offers ways to better themselves.
Interested in seeking an Expungement?
My office can help clear your record.
Have you turned your life around but have a mistake in your past holding you back? People make mistakes. But if you have served your time and turned your life around, it should not be an anchor weighing you down for the rest of your life. There is a process in New Jersey to have your record cleared. My office can help get your record cleared and prepare you for the next chapter of your life.
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