Are there criminal charges on your background holding you back??? Do you need help with getting your criminal record cleared but cannot afford an Attorney?

Do you have property that was taken by law enforcement and you need assistance with getting it
back????

Meet us at the West Dallas Multipurpose Center, 2828 Fish Trap Road, Dallas, TX 75212 tomorrow JULY 19, 2016 at 4:30pm or any 3rd Tuesday of the month for FREE legal help!!!

The Dallas Volunteer Attorney Program (DVAP) offers FREE Legal Services to income-eligible families in Dallas County.
DVAP may be able to assist you with getting some or all of your record cleared and/or sealed!
Who may be eligible for an expunction?
• A person who was arrested, prosecuted, and later acquitted.
• A person who was convicted and subsequently pardoned.
• A person who has been released and the charge did NOT result in a final conviction, is no longer pending, and there was NO court-ordered community supervision (unless the offense was a Class C misdemeanor).
• Juvenile offenses with specific requirements.

Who may be eligible for a non-disclosure?
• A person who has completed a deferred adjudication on a misdemeanor and the case has been discharged and dismissed at least 2 years prior to filing for non-disclosure (some misdemeanors can be filed immediately after discharge and dismissal).
• A person who has completed a deferred adjudication on a felony and the case has been discharged and dismissed at least 5 years prior to filing for non-disclosure.

**There may be other exceptions and requirements to the above criteria**

NEW: Have you recently had money or property taken by the police? Tell us your story. Volunteer attorneys may be able to help you get some or all of your property back. Eligibility for this service will be discussed on a case by case basis.

WHEN: Tuesday, July 19, 2016 & 3rd Tuesday of every month

Time: 4:30 p.m. (Space is limited on a first come, first served basis. Only the first 40 applicants will be seen.)

HERE: West Dallas Multipurpose Center, 2828 Fish Trap Road, Dallas, TX 75212

Meeting the above criteria and the financial guidelines does not guarantee that your case will be accepted by our office.