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I work for a company that’s a contractor and we have work in a government owned building and the building is asking me to fill out a background check that I think I will not pass because of my past

Lawyer's Assistant: Have you discussed this with a manager or HR? Or with a lawyer?

I asked my manager and he don’t know what to do and no I have not talk to a lawyer

Lawyer's Assistant: Are you an "at will" employee? Do you belong to a union?

I belong to a union but work on behalf of the contractor as a supervisor

Lawyer's Assistant: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?

I have felony convictions in 1994 and 2007

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