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Blog: Expungements

  • 6 Steps to Clearing Your Record in New Jersey

    January 27, 2023

    Making just one mistake in the legal system can affect your life for many years. A criminal charge can lead to expensive fines, time served in jail, the inability to vote, and even a loss of your driver’s or professional license. Fortunately, New Jersey does allow some individuals to clear their record. Clearing, or expunging, […]

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  • How to Expunge Your Record Over the Quarantine Period

    April 06, 2020

    As a result of Covid-19, many New Jersey residents are practicing social distancing and self-isolation. While you’re sitting at home, you’re likely wondering what you can do to pass the time. Why not consider looking into the expungement process, which can help you erase a previous criminal conviction off your criminal record? You’ve got the time […]

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  • What Expungement in New Jersey Can Mean For You

    December 17, 2019

    The Benefits of Expungement Has a criminal record been holding you back from moving forward with your life? If you have a record, there are many ways in which it can hurt you. You may find it impossible to get the job you always wanted, or to get the professional license for which you were […]

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  • How You Can Benefit From Expungement of Your Criminal Record

    October 24, 2019

    Why Obtaining an Expungement is Beneficial for New Jersey Residents With a Criminal Record There are many ways in which having a criminal record can interfere with your future. When you’ve committed a crime, the record of the crime is available to anyone who does a background check on you. This can include potential landlords […]

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  • Are Marijuana-Related Expungements On the Way for NJ?

    September 10, 2019

    A Changing State of Mind Over Marijuana Over the past several years, global perception regarding marijuana has shifted wildly. It was only a few decades ago that governments and mass media both pushed the notion that marijuana was an extremely dangerous drug that caused psychosis. Now, it’s largely considered a fairly harmless substance that should […]

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  • New Jersey Is Considering Expunging Marijuana-Related Crimes

    February 07, 2019

    Marijuana advocates in New Jersey are thrilled at the state’s recent advancements towards giving their citizens greater freedoms with the controversial substance. Recently, a nationwide movement has caused many states to legalize the medicinal use of the drug, and some states have also begun moving towards legalizing the recreational use of marijuana. A new bill […]

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  • Starting October 1st, 2018 the Expungement Laws in New Jersey Are Going to Change

    February 20, 2018

    CRIMINAL RECORD EXPUNGEMENT ATTORNEY IN CHERRY HILL, NJ Due to new legislation signed in December by former Governor Chris Christie, New Jersey will finally be updating the way that ex-convicts are able to try and apply to get their criminal acts expunged from their records. Not only that, these new bipartisan laws will increase the […]

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  • New Jersey Makes Big Changes to Rules for Expungement of Drug Crimes

    February 10, 2018

    In a unique move to address the rising opioid crisis and address a long-held sense of unfairness in the criminal justice system when it comes to drug charges, New Jersey governor Chris Christie recently signed a package of legislation modernizing the state’s system for expunging a number of criminal offenses. The three bills in the […]

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  • What is the process for getting something expunged from my record?

    December 15, 2017

    It is definitely a challenge to move forward with your life with a criminal record hanging over your head. You might be in need of income but continually are turned down by potential employers because of your record. Luckily, in the state of New Jersey, there are steps that can be taken in order to […]

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