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Life with a criminal record can have devastating effects. Do not wait to reach out to our firm today to obtain an experienced New Jersey criminal defense attorney on your side. Our legal team can help you combat your charges so that you can get your life back.

What will happen if I have a criminal record?

If you were convicted of a crime, you will likely face the consequences of that crime beyond the time it takes you to pay the fines and serve your sentence. In fact, you will likely face a lifetime of penalties because you will have a criminal record. With a criminal record, individuals’ offenses are on the public record. This can mean a lot of negative things. First, a criminal conviction can prevent you from being able to rent in certain areas and can also make it more difficult to get a job or become eligible for a loan.

If you have a criminal record and are facing detrimental consequences, it is in your best interest to reach out to our firm to obtain the representation of skilled and dedicated New Jersey criminal defense attorneys. Our firm is committed to helping you through whatever you were charged with. Give us a call today.

Can my crime get expunged?

Expungement refers to the process where a criminal conviction is destroyed or sealed. Many people would like to learn more about expungement after they are convicted of a crime to see if it can apply to their situation. However, it is important to note that there are several crimes that are not eligible for expungement. The following are just some of the crimes that New Jersey generally does not allow expungement for:

  • Criminal homicide
  • Kidnapping
  • Endangering the welfare of a child
  • False imprisonment
  • Perjury
  • False swearing
  • Criminal sexual contact with a minor
  • Robbery

If you have been charged with any of the above-mentioned offenses, you will need to retain the services of a knowledgeable and aggressive New Jersey criminal defense attorney as soon as possible Our legal team can help you combat your charges. Do not wait to reach out and obtain competent legal representation. Our firm is dedicated to protecting you and your future.


If you or someone you know is facing criminal charges in the state of New Jersey, you need an experienced attorney on your side who is ready to help you through every step of the legal process going forward. Contact the legal team at McNerny & McAuliffe today. Our firm is also experienced in handling legal matters relating to divorce, family law, personal injury law, and more. We are here to help–all you have to do is ask.

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