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Chad M. Ruback

Dallas Appeals Lawyer.

Contributor Level 2
  1. Filing motions

    Answered 8 months ago.

    1. Chad M. Ruback
    2. Gregory Don Sherwood
    3. Dorothea Elaine Laster
    3 lawyer answers

    The Dallas County Law Library is on the second floor of the George Allen Courthouse in downtown Dallas. The librarians there are extremely helpful in assisting people with locating forms. Another good Dallas-area law library is at SMU Law School. Some popular forms forms can be found in "The Texas Litigation Guide" by Professor Dorsaneo and "Texas Civil Forms" by Judge O'Connor. Please keep in mind that, while forms may be useful in some situations, many court filings must be custom-drafted...

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  2. Court of Appeals vs Supreme Court.

    Answered 8 months ago.

    1. Timothy A. Provis
    2. Chad M. Ruback
    3. Alan James Brinkmeier
    3 lawyer answers

    Generally, appeals must first be made to the intermediate court (called the court of appeals in the federal system and in most states) before being taken to the high court (called the supreme court in the federal system and in most states). As for determining your chances of prevailing, that would require a review of your entire case file and of the applicable law.