If you have been convicted of DUI, you may be wondering whether or not
you will be able to remove your DUI conviction from your criminal record.
DUI used to be one of the criminal offenses that did not qualify for expungement
in Kansas. Recent legislation now allows a DUI to be expunged from a person's
criminal record providing the terms of his or her diversion, or sentence
and probation, have been met and at least 10 years have passed since that
time. The only exception is when a DUI involves a commercial driver. A
commercial DUI conviction cannot be expunged from a criminal record.
Missouri has also newly enacted legislation that makes expungement of a
Contact Mr. Burmaster now to see if you are elligible.
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It is important to note that there are instances when a DUI arrest can
have as much of an impact on an individual's future as a DUI conviction.
Most people are truly unaware of the fact that
a DUI arrest will remain on your permanent record unless you take action
to have your record expunged. Even if your case is dismissed and no official charges are filed, a DUI
arrest can still cause problems when seeking new job opportunities, applying
for a home loan, trying to find a place to live, attempting to obtain
insurance, traveling abroad or when pursuing higher education. A background
check can reveal your arrest or criminal history to any number of individuals,
many of whom you might not want to have knowledge of any past arrest you
may have showing on your criminal record.
Paul W. Burmaster is a Kansas City
DUI lawyer who has over 2 decades of legal experience. He has handled hundreds
of bench trials, more than 40 jury trials and has won numerous cases during
appeal. As a result of his knowledge, experience and long track record
of success, he has conducted lectures for many other lawyers as part of
their continuing education. He is well-versed on the complexities of the
legal system and is committed to doing everything he can to help you remove
a DUI from your record. Not all cases are the same, so discuss your individual
case with Attorney Burmaster as soon as possible.
Contact his law firm right away to schedule your
FREE DUI consultation!