Too often, Pennsylvanians simply accept their “fate” if they were arrested for a DUI. Not seeing a way out, they plead guilty in hopes of a lighter sentence. Or, they were represented by a shoddy attorney who had no business representing any defendant in court. Regardless of how it happened, that DUI conviction is now on your record. It can stay with you for a lifetime — unless you take action.
Though it is difficult, there are ways to get your DUI expunged from your record in Pennsylvania. If you qualify for expungement, you may be wondering if it’s worth the hassle. The answer is: definitely, and unequivocally, yes! The process of expungement can be lengthy and tedious, but it is well worth it. Here are just three reasons why you should get a DUI expunged from your record:
1. Your Money Matters