Review: “Andrea was amazing as I started my LLC. Andrea explained all the steps, was very easy to talk to when questions came up. If Andrea didn't know answer to my question she researched & track down the answer. ”
Practice areas & skills: Appeals, Litigation, Bankruptcy & Debt, Business, Real Estate
Review: “Joan handles very difficult cases, the one's that have political and social implications, and is very skilled at navigating this treacherous waters! Most attorneys won't take these cases (involving opposing schoo...
Practice areas & skills: Appeals, Litigation, Employment & Labor, Government, Personal Injury
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.