Be Careful About any Plea in a New Criminal Case if Already on Probation.

Our office often represents people who are on probation and pick up a new, minor case.  The client is often then offered a plea bargain on the new case with fairly good terms.  Relieved to be offered such a seemingly good deal, the client is eager to accept it.  We caution, “not so fast.”  Pleading even no contest to a new case while on probation can constitute a probation violation, barring the individual from expungement later on.  Read more about this by clicking the following link –