Cabot, AR asked in Criminal Law for Arkansas

Q: How long before I can get a real job with a theft of property with a felony charge I believe its a C felony?

I worked in a daycare passed a background and also am now working with a retailer that also did a background but now im looking at a better opportunity but I was curious if this charge could get in my way?

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Degen Clow
Degen Clow
  • Criminal Law Lawyer
  • Bryant, AR
  • Licensed in Arkansas

A: If you have completed all the terms of your sentence (done with probation, paid all fines, etc...) then you have the ability to seal the charge so it will not show up and hurt your job opportunities. You should talk with an experienced Criminal Defense Attorney and they can evaluate your ability to successfully seal your conviction.

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