How Can We Help?

Experienced Rhode Island Criminal Lawyer

How long do you have to wait to get your record expunged?

Criminal Defense Lawyer S. Joshua Macktaz, Esq.

Schedule a Free Consultation

How long do you have to wait to get your record expunged?

It depends on the classification of the crime. See below for a breakdown of expungement waiting periods:

  • Domestic violence – Three years
  • Misdemeanor – Five years
  • Deferred sentences (Plead of: Guilt or Nolo Contendere) – Five years
  • Felony – 10 years

To read more about the expungement process, eligibility and laws go to the Rhode Island Expungement page.

phone Request your free case evaluation today! (401)861-1155

Office Locations

The Law Offices of S. Joshua Macktaz, Esq. are conveniently located throughout Rhode Island.

COURTS SERVED IN RHODE ISLAND

Personally Handling Your Criminal Charges In Any Of The Rhode Island Courts

Providence County District Court
  • Barrington
  • Bristol
  • Burrillville
  • Central Falls
  • Cumberland
  • East Providence
  • Pawtucket
  • Providence
  • State Police - Lincoln Barracks
  • Warren
  • Woonsocket
Kent County District Court
  • Coventry
  • Cranston
  • East Greenwich
  • Exeter
  • Foster
  • Glocester
  • Johnston
  • Lincoln
  • North Kingstown
  • North Providence
  • North Smithfield
  • Scituate
  • Smithfield
  • State Police - Hope Valley
  • Barracks
  • Warwick
  • West Greenwich
  • West Warwick
Newport County District Court
  • Jamestown
  • Little Compton
  • Middletown
  • Newport
  • Portsmouth
  • State Police - Wickford Barracks
  • Tiverton
Washington County District Court
  • Charlestown
  • Hopkinton
  • Narragansett
  • New Shoreham
  • South Kingstown
  • State Police - Hope Valley Barracks
  • Richmond
  • Westerly

Complete the Form Below For Immediate Assistance