Denied Concealed Carry Permit in Wisconsin: Time & Money
According to the 2016 Annual Report from the Wisconsin Department of Justice, there were 52,022 new applications for concealed carry permits. Of those applications, 1,723 were denied a concealed carry permit. Strict laws surround concealed carry in Wisconsin. While you may have options to contest the denial, know you may face a long and expensive process.
Concealed Carry Permit Disqualifiers
If you were denied a concealed carry permit, but do not match any of the disqualifiers listed in Wis. Stat. § 175.60(3), including but not limited to being a felon or convicted of a domestic violence misdemeanor, there is a chance an error was made during your background check. If you have double checked the list and have never been in legal trouble, contact our concealed carry attorneys to make sure your rights are protected.
Denied Concealed Carry Permit Due to Misdemeanor or Felony Charges
If you have encountered legal trouble in the past, you may be in for a long and complicated process. Even if you’ve received a pardon or your record was wiped clean, the laws may prohibit you from receiving a concealed carry permit in Wisconsin. Laws vary from state to state, so while you may be eligible to receive a concealed carry permit elsewhere, Wisconsin holds strong to strict legislature.
If you choose to proceed, even if everything works in your favor, your case will likely take years and could cost you thousands of dollars. Unfortunately, our attorneys did not write the laws, and cannot bypass this process.