Karin has 10 years’ experience in appellate work, beginning with almost six years of... more
Karin has 10 years’ experience in appellate work, beginning with almost six years of experience as a Staff Attorney at the Court of Appeals. In private practice, Karin has handled dozens of appeals for clients, winning a significant percentage of cases. As a contract attorney, Karin has written many successful appellate briefs for her attorney-clients on an outsourced-basis.
A native of Northwest Ohio, Mr. Marks was born and raised in the Toledo area. He is... more
A native of Northwest Ohio, Mr. Marks was born and raised in the Toledo area. He is a graduate of Perrysburg High School and an Eagle Scout. After serving a two year mission in Italy, Mr. Marks returned to finish his education. Since his return to Toledo, Mr. Marks has remained active in the local scouting community, serving both as the Scoutmaster for a local troop and a commissioner for his ... 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.