Serious Criminal Defense, for those seeking an aggressive lawyer who is very... more
Serious Criminal Defense, for those seeking an aggressive lawyer who is very motivated to win. Sometimes winning means taking the case to trial - I have mutliple trial victories. Sometimes winning means getting the charges dismissed before trial - I have multiple wins at Motion Hearings and Preliminary Hearings. Sometimes winning means Attacking the case, and showing the Prosecutor weaknesse... view profile
Hayley Potts was born in Yeovil, a small town in southwest England. Before moving to... more
Hayley Potts was born in Yeovil, a small town in southwest England. Before moving to the United States, Hayley graduated from Manchester Metropolitan University Law School with honors in 2010. While in England, Hayley worked with both barristers who worked in the criminal sector and with solicitors in drafting commercial leases, wills and land registration. In September, 2010, Hayley moved to O... 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.