Esperance Criminal Defense Lawyers

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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 35 years experience in defending misdemeanor and felony criminal charges throughout Esperance and Washington State. He practices in all the district and municipal courts in Snohomish County And he helps clients get old criminal convictions and arrests expunged off their records.

Paul Hanson has received the greatest attainable scores from many national lawyer rating services. An "AV" score coming from Martindale-Hubbell and a "10-Superb" rating from He is also a former Lynnwood City Prosecutor. Esperance Criminal Defense Lawyer Hanson is extremely seasoned, aggressive, budget-friendly, and conveniently located not far away Esperance.


A rap sheet occurs whenever a person is convicted of a crime by a court. The criminal conviction will normally constantly stay on the person's state criminal record till a legal movement (request) to vacate conviction is brought under RCW 9.96.060 prior to the same court after a particular period. For a lot of criminal misdemeanor & gross misdemeanor convictions, the time duration is normally 3 to 5 years after court probation ends and after all financial commitments owed to the court have actually been totally satisfied. And there must not be any brand-new criminal convictions/ charges/ arrests considering that the conviction looked for to be vacated. If all these preconditions are satisfied, a lot of community & district courts will normally grant movements to vacate a criminal conviction. That leads to the person no longer having a criminal record for that particular conviction.

A person whose criminal conviction is vacated might lawfully mention on future job applications that he/she has never had a criminal record.

Under RCW 9.96.060, a person is restricted to only one getaway of a misdemeanor criminal conviction. Convictions for DUIs and certain misdemeanor sex criminal activities can not be vacated.

Nonconviction data (authorities arrest records, jail booking records, fingerprints/ photos (mugshots) records, etc) happen whenever a person is arrested/jailed however no criminal charges are ever submitted in court. Such nonconviction data are held by Washington State law enforcement agencies for many years. Regional arresting authorities agencies & the Washington State Patrol Criminal History Section in Olympia, WA both retain nonconviction data.

Under RCW 10.97.060 and WAC 446-16-025, persons might make written requests to expunge/delete such authorities nonconviction data. These requests must be made to both the regional arresting authorities agency and to the Washington State Patrol Criminal History Section in Olympia, WA. Such requests will normally be given if there have actually been no charges within two years of the nonconviction data looked for to be erased, and over 3 years have actually passed considering 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 utilized by property managers to deny rental real estate/ apartment or condos and by companies to deny job applications, job promos, etc

. Secure your job and future. Call Esperance criminal record expungement lawyer attorney Paul Hanson to help you clear your old court criminal record and old authorities criminal history. He'll help vacate you vacate old court criminal convictions and expunge/delete old authorities criminal history, arrest records, fingerprints, photos and other nonconviction data.

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