Susan Fox is a founding member and shareholder in Fox & Loquasto, P.A., and manages the firm's Orlando office. Ms. Fox is a Tampa native who received her B.A. from the University of... more
Susan Fox is a founding member and shareholder in Fox & Loquasto, P.A., and manages the firm's Orlando office. Ms. Fox is a Tampa native who received her B.A. from the University of Florida with honors in 1972 and her Juris Doctor from the UF College of Law with honors in 1976. While in law school, Susan served on the Editorial Board of the University of Florida Law Review. After graduat... 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.