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Cook County Expungement Attorneys

RecordGone.com proudly serves all of Chicago and outlying areas of Cook County for all forms of criminal record clearing and expungements. If you have a criminal record in Cook County, your felony or misdemeanor offense will continue to haunt you until you actively have the offense and related case expunged from your criminal record. Expunging your criminal record will help to clear most criminal background checks for employment and housing, and will allow you to legally say that you have not been convicted of the expunged offense.

Get Your Cook County Criminal Record Expunged

Clearing your criminal record in Cook County can be difficult since the expungement laws in Illinois are airtight. There is no room for error when applying for an expungement with the court. For this reason, it is particularly necessary to make sure that you have the right legal representation. Our experienced and skilled attorneys at RecordGone.com will make sure that your petition for expungement is successfully submitted to the court, on time and accurately. We are familiar with the courthouses in Cook County and the expungement process in Illinois. As such, our attorney's will make sure that your case is prepared to go to court by conducting all of the case research and by gathering all relevant information pertaining to your case. We will even represent you in court and present your case to the Cook County District Attorney and judge.


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When you are looking to have your criminal record removed it is important to have a licensed expungement attorney working on your behalf. You can count on RecordGone.com's experienced attorneys and trained staff to guide you through the entire process without ever having to come in for an expensive office visit or appear in court.

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Find out which Cook County criminal record services you qualify to benefit from. Our law firm handles hundreds of Illinois cases every year.


Courts and District Attorney in Cook County

First Municipal District -Chicago, Criminal Court Building
Criminal Courts Building , Circuit Court of Cook County, 2650 South California Avenue, Chicago, Illinois 60608


First Municipal District- Chicago, Richard J Daley Center
District 1 Misdemeanor Division-Chicago, Richard J. Daley Center, 50 W. Washington St. , Chicago, IL 60602


Second Municipal District- Skokie
District 2- Skokie, 5600 Old Orchard Road, Skokie, IL 60077


Third Municipal District- Rolling Meadows
2121 Euclid Avenue, Rolling Meadows, IL 60008


Fourth Municipal District- Maywood
1500 Maybrook Drive, Maywood, IL 60153


Fifth Municipal District- Bridgeview
10220 S. 76th Avenue, Room 205L, Bridgeview, IL 60453


Facts about Cook County

Cook County was incorporated in 1831 and is the second largest county in the United States with a population of 5,231,351. The county seat is Chicago, which is home to 2.7 million residents making it the largest city in Illinois and the third most populated city in the United States. Cook County is the birth place of the nation’s first skyscraper, the TV remote, the car radio, the nation’s first mail-order retailing through Sears and Montgomery Ward, the first refrigerated retail car, and deep dish pizza. Cook County is home to very enthusiastic sports fans representing teams like the Chicago Cubs, the White Sox, the Bears, the Bulls, and the Blackhawks. The median household income is almost $10,000 below Illinois’ average at $43,628, while the median listing price of housing at $228,300 is high above the rest of Illinois at $178,500.

Finding a job with a criminal record in Cook

Even though having your record expunged, sealed, or set aside can greatly increase your ability to find a job, other factors can benefit your job search as well. We have prepared a short video, getting employed with a criminal record, that provides such tips and advice.

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