As a husband and father, I not only understand the legal aspect of personal injury... more
As a husband and father, I not only understand the legal aspect of personal injury and criminal defense, but I also know how it affects families. Legal troubles, whether you are injured or in need of criminal defense, can be devastating for a family emotionally and financially. With this in mind, I strive to find justice for all of my clients in a timely and cost-effective manner. I'm a lifeti... view profile
“When one is involved in a dispute, it’s often hard to see beyond the obvious. One... more
“When one is involved in a dispute, it’s often hard to see beyond the obvious. One of the best things I can do for the people I represent is to drill down to understand what’s really going on so that I can provide my clients with critical information, viable options and the most effective strategy.” Teresa J. Ayling brings more than 25 years of legal experience to her work in general civil lit... view profile
My practice focuses on serving the needs of businesses and individuals located in... more
My practice focuses on serving the needs of businesses and individuals located in the Minneapolis/St. Paul area and in the Duluth area. I currently reside in the Twin Cities, but I spend a significant portion of my time in the Duluth area where I grew up and where I still have family. My practice areas are very eclectic due to my varied background. I currently service the following areas: Henn... 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.