Second Chance Legal Clinics

NOTICE: OJPC is now hosting virtual legal clinics in place of monthly in-person legal clinics are suspended until further notice due to concerns over the coronavirus.

Register for one of OJPC’s virtual legal clinics here

OJPC’s Second Chance Legal Clinics are an opportunity for people with criminal records to find answers. At our clinics, clients typically want to:

  • Check eligibility and apply for record sealing or expungement
  • Apply for a Certificate of Qualification for Employment (CQE)
  • Learn about collateral sanctions and how they’ll affect job, housing and education prospects
  • Mitigate burdensome court fines and fees

More information: Can I seal my criminal record?

If you’re an employer and you want more information on second chance hiring, if you want OJPC to bring a legal clinic or presentation to your workplace or neighborhood, please email

If you have a question for our Second Chance Team or if you would like to make an appointment with our legal professionals, email