When it comes to what I can offer my clients, it boils down to three things:... more
When it comes to what I can offer my clients, it boils down to three things: integrity, experience, and results. I help companies and people solve problems. I tailor my work to the specific needs and budget of my clients. I have been practicing law for 25 years. I have handled a great variety of cases including, but not limtied to: breach of contract, misappropriation of trade secrets,... view profile
Immediately prior to joining McKell Graff as a partner, Eugene Graff spent nearly 6... more
Immediately prior to joining McKell Graff as a partner, Eugene Graff spent nearly 6 years as an Assistant Attorney General in the Vancouver Regional Services Division of the Washington Attorney Generals Office (AGO), where he had an extensive, high volumelitigation practice primarily in juvenile law in Clark, Cowlitz, and occasionally, Skamania Counties. He also gained substantial appellate... 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.