Restoration of Gun Rights

Restoration of Gun Rights

Serving Akron, Canton, Summit County, Portage and Medina, Ohio.
A conviction for specific crimes in Ohio may result in losing the right to own or carry a weapon. It’s even possible for divorce agreement terms to include language to prevent you
from having firearms. Consult with an attorney who understands Ohio gun laws to ensure
protection or restoration of your Constitutional right.
The lawyers at Hoover Kacyon, LLC., are dedicated to supporting our clients. We deliver the highest quality legal representation from a team of professionals to get you the best possible outcome. We will help to protect or restore your 2nd Amendment rights.
Ohio Gun Rights Suspension Causes
These are ways you can lose your right to own or possess a firearm in Ohio:
  • If you commit a violent felony.

  • If you commit a felony drug offense.

  • If you are drug dependent, alcoholic, or in danger of becoming drug dependent.

  • If you are determined by a court to be mentally incompetent.

  • If you are a fugitive from justice.

  • If you are subject to certain restraining orders.
Some additional circumstances set in place by Federal law that result in loss of gun rights include:
  • A misdemeanor domestic violence conviction

  • A dishonorable discharge from the military

  • status as an illegal alien
Restoring Gun Rights
You must do the following if you intend to restore your Constitutional gun rights:
  • Complete any sentence ordered,

  • No longer be on probation, parole, or under court supervision

  • Have no new convictions since the conviction that led to the loss of your gun rights

  • Lead a law-abiding life
If these criteria are met, applying for reinstatement for your gun rights is an option. Keep in mind, you will need to convince the court that you pose no threat to the public and deserve to have the right to own and possess a firearm.
What Will an Experienced Gun Rights Attorney Do?
With such high stakes of only being able to apply once every two years, you want an assertive and experienced lawyer representing you when you apply for restoration of gun rights.
Hoover Kacyon has the overarching goals to fight for your cause, protect your interests, provide reasonable and prompt resolutions to your matter, and do it all with professionalism and honor. Let us walk you through the right time to file any necessary motions, prepare for court hearings, and then waiting to know if the courts rule in your favor.
The quicker a criminal defense lawyer can get to work, the better the chance of a more favorable outcome. Get ahead of the fast-moving court process. Call us right away at Hoover Kacyon 330-922-4491 or contact us online to make an appointment.