Paul Denni

About Paul Denni

Paul Denni is the CEO and Managing Attorney at California Legal Defense, Inc. He blogs about legal issues affecting his clients.

Clear Criminal Record – Los Angeles, Orange County, San Diego

Clear Criminal Record to Find Employment. In California, an expungement is the legal method to clear your criminal record. An expungement has its basis in California Penal Code 12o3.4, and if granted by the Court, allows you certain liberties which make it easier to find employment, such as allowing you to not disclose an expunged conviction [...]

By | February 3rd, 2018|

Long Beach Traffic Ticket with FTA – Traffic Ticket Attorney

If you have a Long Beach traffic ticket with a failure to appear (FTA), chances are you are getting different stories from different people about the proper course of action to take. As a traffic ticket attorney who has handled traffic tickets in Long Beach and throughout Los Angeles County for several years, I can [...]

By | January 27th, 2018|

How Long Does a Misdemeanor Stay on Your Record?

If you have ever wondered "How long does a misdemeanor stay on your record?", this article explains your rights concerning your criminal record in California. How long does a misdemeanor stay on your record, when you have NOT had the conviction expunged? When you are convicted of a misdemeanor, the Superior Court of California is [...]

By | January 26th, 2018|

Felony Expungement – Facts and Tips for Getting a Felony Expungement

A felony expungement in California is a legal remedy that helps you ensure a criminal felony conviction will not harm you going forward. Under Penal Code 1203.4, the grounds for a California expungement, when you get a criminal conviction expunged you are freed from "all penalties and liabilities of the offense." What this primarily means [...]

By | January 4th, 2018|

Is a DUI a Felony?

When people ask, "Is a DUI a felony?", this is really a question of the level of punishment involved. A non-civil ("criminal") offense can have one of three classifications: An infraction A misdemeanor, or A felony Each of these labels indicates what type of potential punishment is involved. An infraction is an offense punishable by [...]

By | January 2nd, 2018|

What GC Services Isn’t Telling You About Your Los Angeles Traffic Ticket

Being Hassled by GC Services? If you got a traffic ticket in Los Angeles County but failed to appear in court, you may have received threatening phone calls or letters from GC Services. GC Services is a collections agency that collects on unpaid traffic tickets for the Los Angeles County Superior Court (as well as [...]

By | December 5th, 2017|

Can You Expunge a Los Angeles Traffic Ticket?

Well, that depends on what you mean by "expungement" and "traffic ticket"... My name is Attorney Paul Denni and I frequently get asked whether a Los Angeles traffic ticket can get expunged, probably because I handle the following legal matters: Los Angeles traffic tickets, and Expungements in Los Angeles, Orange County, and San Diego. There [...]

By | November 13th, 2017|

5 Downsides to the Los Angeles Traffic Ticket Payment Plan

My name is Attorney Paul Denni. I've handled thousands of traffic tickets in Los Angeles on behalf of my clients. This article discusses the downsides of entering into a payment plan with the Los Angeles Superior Court. An Overview of the Los Angeles Traffic Ticket Payment Plan The Los Angeles traffic ticket payment plan is [...]

By | October 29th, 2017|

Expungement Lawyers Can Help You Build a Better Future

Expungement Lawyers Explain What an Expungement Is Expungement lawyers can help you build a better future for you and your family. My name is Attorney Paul Denni, and I’m an expungement lawyer serving the communities of Los Angeles, Orange County, San Diego and Riverside. If you have a criminal conviction in one of these communities [...]

By | October 25th, 2017|