PARALEGAL SERVICES: THE LEGAL PROFESSIONALS
Maria-Anita Lovell Professional Corporation
A pardon is now referred to as a record suspension. We can assist you with obtaining your Canadian Record Suspension for criminal offences that took place over 5 years ago.
It gives you a second chance to be released from your past criminal actions and have the records sealed. After your record suspension has been granted, any criminal background check conducted on you by a potential employer or institution will come up clear.
To be eligible you must have:
Why should you do it?
In the long run, it is beneficial for you to obtain a record suspension because even small offenses can have long term consequences.
By obtaining a record suspension, you are taking the initiative to take control of your life and eliminate any and all unnecessary discrimination from your past action. This is a step that will open up possibilities for employment, volunteer opportunities, child care opportunities, educational needs, custody and adoption matters as well as the ability to be bonded.
An application for a record suspension can take anywhere between 9-18 months to be processed and granted. This is a rough estimate.
Regardless of your issues and situation, our legal professionals are more than capable of assisting you and walking you through this process.