My practice is dedicated entirely to the area of criminal defense. I live, eat and... more
My practice is dedicated entirely to the area of criminal defense. I live, eat and breathe the area of criminal defense, both at the trial level and the appellate level. I have successfully reversed several clients' convictions which has allowed them to either return to their families or work out plea deals for substantially less time than they were originally facing. My clients receive a hi... 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.