Esperance Criminal Defense Lawyers

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Lynnwood, WA 98037

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Esperance, WA Criminal Defense Lawyers
Esperance, WA Criminal Defense Lawyers

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Esperance Criminal Defense Lawyer

Paul Hanson has over 38 years experience in defending misdemeanor as well as felony criminal charges throughout Esperance and Washington State. He practices in all the district and municipal courts in Snohomish County And he assists individuals get old criminal convictions and arrests expunged from their records.

Paul Hanson has acquired the highest possible rankings from several nationwide lawyer rating services. An "AV" score coming from Martindale-Hubbell and also a "10-Superb" rating from He is additionally a past Lynnwood City Prosecutor. Esperance Criminal Defense Lawyer Hanson is very experienced, aggressive, cost effective, and ideally situated near Esperance.


A criminal record takes place whenever an individual is convicted of a crime by a court. The criminal conviction will usually always remain on the person's state rap sheet up until a legal motion (demand) to vacate conviction is brought under RCW 9.96.060 prior to the same court after a certain time period. For many criminal misdemeanor & gross misdemeanor convictions, the time duration is usually 3 to 5 years after court probation ends and after all monetary obligations owed to the court have actually been fully satisfied. And there need to not be any brand-new criminal convictions/ charges/ arrests given that the conviction sought to be vacated. If all these prerequisites are met, many local & district courts will usually grant motions to vacate a criminal conviction. That leads to the person no longer having a rap sheet for that specific conviction.

An individual whose criminal conviction is vacated may lawfully mention on future task applications that he/she has never ever had a rap sheet.

Under RCW 9.96.060, an individual is limited to only one getaway of a misdemeanor criminal conviction. Convictions for DUIs and particular misdemeanor sex crimes can not be vacated.

Nonconviction data (cops arrest records, prison booking records, finger prints/ pictures (mugshots) records, etc) occur whenever an individual is arrested/jailed but no criminal charges are ever filed in court. Such nonconviction data are held by Washington State law enforcement agencies for many years. Local detaining cops companies & the Washington State Patrol Criminal History Section in Olympia, WA both keep nonconviction data.

Under RCW 10.97.060 and WAC 446-16-025, persons may make written demands to expunge/delete such cops nonconviction data. These demands need to be made to both the regional detaining cops agency and to the Washington State Patrol Criminal History Section in Olympia, WA. Such demands will usually be approved if there have actually been no charges within two years of the nonconviction data sought to be deleted, and over 3 years have actually passed given that the date of the old arrest.

The site for the Washington State Criminal History Section is

Nonconviction data, like criminal conviction records, can likewise be used by landlords to reject rental real estate/ apartment or condos and by employers to reject task applications, task promos, etc. Protect your task and future. Call Esperance rap sheet expungement lawyer attorney Paul Hanson to assist you clear your old court rap sheet and old cops criminal history. He'll assist vacate you vacate old court criminal convictions and expunge/delete old cops criminal history, arrest records, finger prints, pictures and other nonconviction data.

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