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Preparing Your Motion to Survive an Appeal

Many motions are lost, and the court's order makes it very difficult to appeal. If you follow these five simple steps, you will have a better chance of reversing an adverse decision or sustaining your hard earned victory in the trial court.

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I have relied heavily on two sources, the first of which is out of print but available on Amazon.

Peck, Girvan, "Writing Persuasive Briefs"

Aldisert, Ruggero, "Winning on Appeal : Better Briefs and Better Oral Argument"

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