Defending Nurse Licenses

Sealing Arrest and Criminal Records

Protect Your Livelihood: Do I have to report criminal arrests and convictions to the board? What is my obligation if my records are sealed? Can you help my seal my arrest or criminal record?

Are you a nurse concerned about being labeled a criminal simply because of a past arrest without a conviction, or being labeled a criminal your entire life because of something you did long ago?

You can start the process of sealing your arrest records today if it did not result in a conviction or had a deferred adjudication. You may also be entitled to seal your criminal record depending on the nature of the conviction. Turn over a new leaf and contact us today!

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Defend Your Livelihood and Reputation with LV Nurse Attorney

Unforeseen Consequences: Arrests Remain a Public Record, Even Without a Conviction. Seal Those Records Before You Apply for Nurse Licensure, or After If You Are Just Learning About This.

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It's Important to Seal Arrest and Other Criminal Records

Arrests with a conviction can usually be sealed. Deferred Adjudications are sealable. Certain convictions can be sealed over time. Call us!

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If You Don't Seal Records, Employers Can Examine Them

When you are fingerprinted by the Nursing Board or an employer, unsealed records will raise questions you will have to answer. Avoid this!

Avoid Having to Disclose Past Mistakes by Sealing Records

Past arrests or convictions can limit your access to employment opportunities. Sealing arrest records, etc. is an important preventative measure.

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Frequently Asked Questions

In many cases, records of arrests that did not lead to a conviction can be sealed or expunged. This process can vary based on specific circumstances. I can guide you through the legal requirements and procedures. Contact me for a confidential consultation.

Deferred adjudication may offer opportunities for sealing or expunging your record, depending on the case’s details and completion of the program’s requirements. Let’s discuss your specific situation in a free, confidential consultation.

The short answer is yes. However, the eligibility for expungement or sealing of conviction records depends on several factors, including the type of conviction and time elapsed. I specialize in these matters and can provide tailored advice. Reach out to explore your options.

Sealing a record means it’s hidden from the general public but may still be accessed under certain conditions. Expungement often means the record is erased or destroyed. I can help you understand which option is applicable in your case.

The time frame varies depending on the case’s complexity and the court’s workload. Generally, it can take several months. I can provide a more specific timeline based on your situation during a free consultation.

Yes, in some cases, records from a no contest plea can be sealed or expunged. The specifics depend on the crime and other legal factors. Contact me to discuss the particulars of your case.

A guilty plea may impact your eligibility for record sealing or expungement, but it’s not an automatic disqualifier. Let’s evaluate your case details to determine the best course of action.

Convictions from bench or jury trials are assessed on a case-by-case basis for record sealing or expungement. Your specific circumstances play a crucial role in determining eligibility. Schedule a free consultation for a personalized assessment.

Successfully sealing or expunging your record can positively impact your professional standing, but it’s important to also address any separate licensing concerns. I can advise on how these legal actions interact with your nursing license.

The required documentation varies, but generally includes court records, disposition of the case, and potentially character references. I can assist in gathering and preparing the necessary documents. Let’s discuss this in a confidential setting.

Yes, certain offenses, especially those of a serious nature, may not be eligible for sealing or expungement. It’s essential to review your specific case to determine eligibility. Contact me for a detailed evaluation.

What our Clients Say

I needed an attorney to handle my nursing endorsement application with the Nevada State Board of Nursing, which I had a previous criminal conviction. With his knowledge and expertise, I was able to get my license unencumbered with no restrictions.
I am very fortunate that I found Atty Craig Perry to represent me to the Board of Nursing. He fought for me till the end and it was the best feeling when I heard from him that our battle was over with good news
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