A Fresh Start: The Importance of Expungement and Sealing of Criminal Records

The existence of a criminal record can create significant barriers to full participation in society. Learn about the differences between expungement and sealing, and the various initiatives designed to help more people clear their record.


  • Cynthia Cornelius, Cabrini Green Legal Aid

Join us in-person starting at 11:45 a.m. for lunch. Virtual participation is also available.

This seminar is part of PILI’s Summer Educational Series but is being presented in conjunction with our Virtual Pro Bono CLE Series. If you have questions about PILI’s Law Student Internship Program, Graduate Fellowship Program or our educational programming, please contact PILI’s Attorney Program Manager Arthur Surratt by email or by phone at 312-832-5130.

Advanced registration is required using the form below. Having trouble viewing the form? Click here »

In an effort to keep everyone safe and comfortable, we ask that you do not attend this event in person if you are feeling unwell on the day of this program/event, have recently tested positive for COVID-19, or if you have possibly been exposed to COVID-19 recently.