Case Review Process: Certificate of Rehabilitation & Pardon
New laws that took effect on January 1, 2019, make it possible to obtain a certificate of rehabilitation in many more cases than ever before! Find out if you qualify by following the procedure below.
Our law firm has a national reputation for excellence in obtaining Certificates of Rehabilitation. When granted, they become automatic applications for a Governor’s pardon, with the judge supporting the pardon request. We’ve helped many people with difficult cases obtain Certificates of Rehabilitation Learn more about a Certificate of Rehabilitation.
If you would like us to review your case, and provide you with a professional evaluation of your Certificate of Rehabilitation options and a solid price quote, we need to review your official California Criminal History and have you answer a few questions about your case and your life since the offense. Getting your DOJ report is like getting an X-ray before making a medical diagnosis, and it shows us what the prosecutor will see when s/he does your background check. We do not review, or accept, Certificate of Rehabilitation cases without first reviewing your DOJ report.
Obtaining Your California Criminal Record
We’ve made it easy to get your official criminal record. We will email you a special form and instructions for getting an electronic fingerprint (Livescan) in your town. You will need to pay the Livescan person approximately $35 – $45, in addition to our review fee of $95.
If you retain us after receiving your evaluation, we apply the full $95 review fee toward your fee for the Certificate of Rehabilitation.
Your electronic fingerprint is transmitted directly to the California Department of Justice. In most cases, we receive your criminal record just a few days after you complete the LiveScan. Once we receive a copy, we can usually review your record and email you a complete Certificate of Rehabilitation and Pardon evaluation within 1 business day.
To get your criminal record and your Certificate of Rehabilitation case review and price quote, just click the button below.