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Record Sealing of Sexual Offense Convictions

Posted by Kyle B. Sawyer | Feb 15, 2016 | 0 Comments

In Denver, Arapahoe County and across Colorado, when you are charged or convicted of a sexual offense like Sexual Assault, Internet Luring of a Child or Enticement of a Child, it can be overwhelming and scary. You wonder how it will impact your day-to-day life, and if an arrest, charge or conviction will stay on your record. In today's blog, we'll be discussing record sealing in more detail and why you should always involve an experienced criminal defense lawyer.

Record Sealing in Adams County Not Available for Sex Offense Felony / Misdemeanor Convictions

If you have been convicted by a jury or you plead guilty to a felony or misdemeanor sexual offense such as Sexual Assault or Sexual Assault on a Child in Adams County or anywhere else in Colorado, the record cannot be sealed. The law sees a mistake in judgment in this area so seriously that those convicted feel like they've lost all freedom. They lose hope. That's why it's vital you hire an aggressive attorney in Adams County who will fight hard for a better outcome in your criminal case and a higher possibility of record sealing in the future.  We do our best to find a plea (if you must take one) which enables you to eventually seal your record.

When Criminal Records in Douglas County Can Be Sealed

Always speak with an experienced criminal defense lawyer to be sure whether or not your record can be sealed.

Typically, in Douglas County and Highlands Ranch, Colorado, if you were convicted of a petty / municipal offense, given a deferred judgment, acquitted (found not guilty at trial by a judge or jury), or if you were charged but the charges were dismissed, you may ask the court to seal your record. There are other circumstances where record sealing is possible, so you should always consult an experienced criminal defense attorney to be informed of whether record sealing applies in your specific situation.

Lawyer for Record Sealing in Jefferson County – Why You Need One

Record sealing for sexual offenses in Golden, Jefferson County and across Colorado is complicated and intimidating. You shouldn't attempt to go through this process without a knowledgeable attorney who specializes in record sealing. The District Attorney will have a lawyer present in court who is opposing you.  Our criminal defense attorneys will ensure all paperwork is filled out accurately and thoroughly, which will increase your chances of sealing your record successfully. Call the O'Malley Law Office today to speak in more detail about record sealing in Colorado.

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If you have more questions about record sealing in Colorado, be smart, exercise your right to remain silent, and call the best criminal defense attorneys at the O'Malley Law Office at 303-830-0880 or fill out the “Get Help Now” form on the side of this page.  Together, we can protect your future.

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About the Author

Kyle B. Sawyer

I have a passion for defending others in criminal cases. I am able to empathize with my clients and understand their emotions and fears. I have a unique perspective on the criminal justice system and I understand what it feels like to be wrongly accused of a crime.


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