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Wayne Criminal Defense Lawyers

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3400 188th St SW, Suite 580
Lynnwood, WA 98037

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Wayne, WA Criminal Defense Lawyers
Wayne, WA Criminal Defense Lawyers

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Wayne Criminal Defense Lawyer

Paul Hanson has over 35 years experience in defending misdemeanor and felony criminal charges throughout Wayne and Washington State. He practices in all the district and municipal courts in King County And he helps individuals get old criminal convictions and arrests expunged off their records.

Paul Hanson has received the greatest attainable scores from several national lawyer rating companies. An "AV" ranking coming from Martindale-Hubbell and a "10-Superb" rating from He is additionally a former Lynnwood City Prosecutor. Wayne Criminal Defense Lawyer Hanson is very knowledgeable, aggressive, affordable, and conveniently located not far away Wayne.


A criminal record happens whenever a person is founded guilty of a crime by a court. The criminal conviction will typically always stay on the individual's state rap sheet until a legal motion (request) to vacate conviction is brought under RCW 9.96.060 before the exact same court after a specific time period. For many criminal misdemeanor & gross misdemeanor convictions, the time period is typically 3 to 5 years after court probation ends and after all financial obligations owed to the court have been totally satisfied. And there must not be any brand-new criminal convictions/ charges/ arrests given that the conviction looked for to be vacated. If all these preconditions are satisfied, many local & district courts will typically grant movements to vacate a criminal conviction. That results in the individual no longer having a criminal record for that particular conviction.

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

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

Nonconviction information (cops arrest records, jail booking records, fingerprints/ images (mugshots) records, etc) happen whenever a person is arrested/jailed however no criminal charges are ever filed in court. Such nonconviction information are held by Washington State law enforcement agencies for many years. Local apprehending cops agencies & the Washington State Patrol Criminal History Section in Olympia, WA both maintain nonconviction information.

Under RCW 10.97.060 and WAC 446-16-025, persons might make written requests to expunge/delete such cops nonconviction information. These requests must be made to both the regional apprehending cops company and to the Washington State Patrol Criminal History Section in Olympia, WA. Such requests will typically be approved if there have been no charges within 2 years of the nonconviction information looked for to be deleted, and over 3 years have passed given that the date of the old arrest.

The website for the Washington State Criminal History Section is

Nonconviction information, like criminal conviction records, can also be used by proprietors to deny rental real estate/ homes and by employers to deny task applications, task promos, and so on

. Protect your task and future. Call Wayne rap sheet expungement legal representative attorney Paul Hanson to help you clear your old court rap sheet and old cops criminal history. He'll help vacate you vacate old court criminal convictions and expunge/delete old cops criminal history, arrest records, fingerprints, images and other nonconviction information.

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