Mr. Panagopoulos was admitted to the Ohio bar in 1999 and began his legal career at Fuller & Henry, Ltd. in Toledo, Ohio where he gained valuable client contact and litigation... more
Mr. Panagopoulos was admitted to the Ohio bar in 1999 and began his legal career at Fuller & Henry, Ltd. in Toledo, Ohio where he gained valuable client contact and litigation experience. After leaving Fuller & Henry in 2001, Mr. Panagopoulos took a brief sabbatical as an attorney to enhance his writing and analytical skills by pursuing a Master’s of Arts in English Literature, wi... 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.