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I combine my experience in systems programming and design with 2 decades of litigation and appellate practice to develop a strategy focused on your goals in your situation. My education is a BS Computer Sciene (Ohio U.) and JD (IN School of Law - Bloomington). My interests are karate, coaching (certified business, life coach) and Jack Reacher novels (and I think Tom Cruise captured the essenc... 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.