Mr. Kees is currently the owner of The Kees Law Group, P.A., in Bentonville,... more
Mr. Kees is currently the owner of The Kees Law Group, P.A., in Bentonville, Arkansas where he devotes much of his practice to complex litigation. Prior to his position at The Kees Law Group, P.A, Mr. Kees was a partner at the Asa Hutchinson Law Group, PLC. Mr. Kees also served over eight years in the United States Army Judge Advocate General’s (JAG) Corp. During his time on active duty, Mr... view profile
If you file a lawsuit and lose the case, you can appeal the decision to the next highest court, which is called the appellate court. Appellate lawyers often specialize in arguing appeals; that is, they specialize in arguing why the decision of the lower court was wrong (or why it was right, for the party that won). Appellate attorneys specialize in appeals because they understand the specific and detailed rules that must be followed. It is possible to lose an appeal on technicalities, even when the law is on your side. If you want to appeal the outcome of the trial court, or if you need to argue against another person's appeal, you should work with an appellate attorney.