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Sealing Criminal Records


After you have been convicted of a crime or even simply charged with an offense, you may have found that your criminal record is haunting you. Although you have done everything asked of you and been an honorable citizen, you may still find it difficult to gain employment or to find living arrangements. Fortunately, you may be able to seal your criminal record, which can help you to obtain employment, get loans, and secure better housing. Our trusted and recognized Boston expungement attorneys have worked with many clients like yourself, and we can help you regain your reputation and freedom.

If you are dealing with a criminal record you would like to have sealed, reach out to our Boston expungement attorneys today at (617) 829-9747.


There are many different factors that go into the decision made regarding whether or not your record can be sealed. When you meet with our firm, come prepared with as much information as possible, such as when you were convicted, your sentence, and whether you completed any type of special program. You can rely on us to review your case thoroughly and not leave any stone unturned.

A few qualifications that may apply to your case include:

  • If you participated in a juvenile diversion program
  • If you participated in a drug program
  • How old you were at the time of the offense
  • What type of crime you were convicted of/charged with


Our experienced criminal record sealing lawyers in Boston understand that every case is unique and must be treated as such. We are dedicated to providing you with individualized legal service that attends to your needs and ensures that you are comfortable with our representation. The process of sealing your criminal record can be complex and we are here to guide you every step of the way. Our firm is extremely familiar with this process and can provide you with well-informed counsel throughout.

To request a free case evaluation, contact our firm now at 617 880-6155.


Have you or a family member been charged or arrested? It’s important not to make mistakes early on in your case. Download our PDF on the top 3 things to do to help your defense or if you have been arrested by the State Police or FBI or you are the subject of an FBI Arrest Warrant.

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Heading up the firm, Vikas Dhar is widely recognized as a leader in the New England legal community. An accomplished business litigator and a “Top 40 Under 40” criminal defense attorney, he has also been honored as a New England Super Lawyer/Rising Star in the area of White-Collar Criminal Defense for each of the past six years by Boston Magazine.

I have the power and the skill to be able to save people from themselves. I can be your guide during the darkness. I can hold your hand and navigate you out of the darkness into the light.

— Vikas Dhar
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