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Law Office of John Stanko, Inc. — SF Bay Area Criminal Defense

If you have been convicted of a felony or misdemeanor crime in California, that conviction will be documented on your permanent criminal record. Even if the conviction occurred years ago, you may be required to disclose the arrest and conviction when filling out a job application or other documents. If a criminal record is hurting your search for a job or housing—contact my law firm about expunging these convictions and getting a fresh start.

Expungement: A Chance to Start off Right

As a lawyer, one of the most valuable services I provide to clients is in helping them to expunge previous criminal convictions from their public record. My firm represents people throughout the San Francisco Bay Area in these matters and also provides help with post-sentencing concerns such as sentence reduction hearings, early termination of probation hearings, and more.

While certain serious crimes may not be expunged, many individuals will have the right to clear or expunge their record as soon as one year after a conviction or after completing probation. In any event, if your previous convictions are eligible to be expunged be assured that I will do everything I can as your attorney to make certain you get the second chance you deserve.

Beginning the Process

For a free consultation and to learn more about how I can help you to gain a fresh start on life, call toll free or contact me directly at my firm, the Law Office of John Stanko, Inc.

Client Reviews
In today’s time and turmoil, it is truly rare to find an individual to be so knowledgeable, honest, and integrity not compromised. A rare asset “a gem” to the profession. For anyone seeking legal counsel. I say go no further then Attorney John Stanko. Mr. Stanko is able, dependable, and if all possible will help to resolve your situation. A fine gentleman indeed! Dr. Henri and Evelyn LePre
Dear John Stanko, I'm sorry this is so late! But I want you to know how much I appreciate your understanding and your expertise in court! You are a great lawyer and I thank-you so much for helping us in a time of need. I wish you much success in all that you set out to do. Rose B.
When I first called John Stanko for his services, he was professional and courteous. Although I was a first time client, he accommodated me to make the process as easy as possible. John was very prompt in returning my phone calls and followed up with my cases in a timely manner. I had several cases in two counties along with a suspended license case which John took care of. Mark Aguirre