State College Attorney Jason Dunkle is an experienced Centre County criminal defense... more
State College Attorney Jason Dunkle is an experienced Centre County criminal defense lawyer that has represented thousands of persons charged with criminal offenses in Blair, Centre, Clearfield, Clinton, Huntingdon, and Mifflin counties. Attorney Dunkle is the owner of JD Law in State College, Pennsylvania, and routinely represents persons charged in Centre County with offenses such as DUI, Dr... 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.