Review: “I was picked up by the police on a bogus drug case. They had no right to stop or search me, and no proof that the cannabis found in my car belonged to me and not one of my passenger's - coworkers I was driving home. T...
Practice areas & skills: Appeals, DUI & DWI, Criminal Defense, Expungement
Review: “It was a pleasure working with Mr. Gomez. He handled my case professionally and with diligence. The results exceeded my expectations. If I am in the need of an attorney again, without hesitation I will seek his council.”
Practice areas & skills: Appeals, Environmental and Natural Resources, Personal Injury, Administrative Law, Credit Repair
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.