Dawn Bettinger is proud to announce the opening of the Law Offices of Dawn M.... more
Dawn Bettinger is proud to announce the opening of the Law Offices of Dawn M. Bettinger. Dawn represents clients charged with felonies, misdemeanors and traffic offenses. Dawn worked for the King County Prosecutor’s office from 2000-2002. She worked as a public defender for the City of Auburn from 2002-2005. She serves as a pro-tem judge for the Kent Municipal Court. Dawn graduated from Cent... 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.