Q: I had a DUI charge 7 years ago, but the charge was reduced to reckless driving charge. Is this a criminal conviction
I am a teacher and am finger printed when offered a new job. Does this still show up even though the arrest was 7 years ago? How do i answer "have you ever been convicted of a criminal offense"? on a job application
A: That sounds like a criminal conviction. Have a lawyer review the orders of the court. More details are necessary to provide a professional analysis of your issue. The best first step is an Initial Consultation with an Attorney such as myself. You can read more about me, my credentials, awards, honors, testimonials, and media appearances/ publications on my law practice website, www.AEesq.com. I practice law in CA, NY, MA, and DC in the following areas of law: Business & Contracts, Criminal Defense, Divorce & Child Custody, and Education Law. This answer does not constitute legal advice; make any predictions, guarantees, or warranties; or create any Attorney-Client relationship.
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