I was born and raised in the Northern Mariana Islands, a chain of U.S. Commonwealth... more
I was born and raised in the Northern Mariana Islands, a chain of U.S. Commonwealth located in the Western Pacific south east of Japan and North of Australia. I come from a family of five and my father and most of my relatives have been predominantly involved in politics in the islands. I was inspired to become an attorney by my late uncle former Chief Justice of the Northern Mariana Islands, M... view profile
I am a research attorney at Lawyers Research Group. My company provides affordable... more
I am a research attorney at Lawyers Research Group. My company provides affordable research and writing services to U.S. attorneys, at a fraction of the price you’d pay a full time associate. Prior to forming Lawyers Research Group, I practiced civil litigation in Miami, Florida for seven years. While in practice, I represented a diverse group of clients, and have dealt with issues ranging fr... 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.