The Etherington Law Firm provides statewide criminal defense for all types of... more
The Etherington Law Firm provides statewide criminal defense for all types of criminal cases. Any criminal matter from transporting an open container to murder in the first degree is within our expertise. My experience in the courtroom having tried over 60 jury trials ensures our clients that when you are innocent or the evidence is thin you need not carry around a criminal record for the rest ... 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.