Pinehurst Criminal Defense Lawyers

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3400 188th St SW, Suite 565
Lynnwood, WA 98037

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Pinehurst, WA Criminal Defense Lawyers
Pinehurst, WA Criminal Defense Lawyers

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Pinehurst Criminal Defense Lawyer

Paul Hanson has over 35 years practical experience in defending misdemeanor as well as felony criminal charges throughout Pinehurst and Washington State. He practices in all the district and municipal courts in King County And he assists clients get old criminal convictions and arrests expunged from their records.

Paul Hanson has received the highest achievable rankings from many nationwide lawyer rating services. An "AV" rating coming from Martindale-Hubbell and also a "10-Superb" rating from He is likewise a former Lynnwood City Prosecutor. Pinehurst Criminal Defense Lawyer Hanson is remarkably seasoned, aggressive, cost effective, and conveniently situated close by Pinehurst.


A rap sheet happens whenever a person is convicted of a criminal offense by a court. The criminal conviction will normally always remain on the individual's state rap sheet till a legal movement (request) to vacate conviction is brought under RCW 9.96.060 before the very same court after a certain period. For many criminal misdemeanor & gross misdemeanor convictions, the time period is normally 3 to 5 years after court probation ends and after all monetary responsibilities owed to the court have actually been fully satisfied. And there need to not be any new criminal convictions/ charges/ arrests since the conviction sought to be vacated. If all these preconditions are fulfilled, many community & district courts will normally grant movements to vacate a criminal conviction. That leads to the individual no longer having a rap sheet for that specific conviction.

A person whose criminal conviction is vacated might lawfully state on future job applications that he/she has never ever had a rap sheet.

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

Nonconviction data (authorities arrest records, prison booking records, finger prints/ pictures (mugshots) records, etc) happen whenever a person is arrested/jailed however no criminal charges are ever filed in court. Such nonconviction data are held by Washington State law enforcement agencies for several years. Regional apprehending authorities firms & 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 need to be made to both the local apprehending authorities company 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 sought to be deleted, and over 3 years have actually passed since 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 employers to deny job applications, job promos, and so on

. Secure your job and future. Call Pinehurst rap sheet expungement legal representative attorney Paul Hanson to assist you clear your old court rap sheet and old authorities criminal history. He'll assist vacate you vacate old court criminal convictions and expunge/delete old authorities criminal history, arrest records, finger prints, pictures and other nonconviction data.

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