I need to mention that when he came back to CT, he had a DUI in May 2012...after probation in GA started. It wasn't adjudicated until Feb 2013. In the last 2 months of probation, they transferred probation in Savannah to another agency, but the supervisor said he was marked as "program completed." Here's the good news. He joined AA the day after the DUI and has been sober for 10 months. Truly a changed man. Should he have a lawyer to be sure that it gets expunged? If so, I don't know any GA lawyers and would ask how to find one who's good and also reasonable. Thanks
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