When you feel that an injustice has been made during your trial court hearing, you may consider appealing the decision (be it by judge or jury) to the appeals court. Understanding the processes involved in your appeal will be a tremendous help for you and your case.
When the trial court decision is handed down and [...]
Finding a good appeals attorney is fairly easy. Your first point of contact would be your own trial attorney, who may direct you to a colleague known for specializing in appellate law. You could also find a referral with most law offices in your local community. What you should look for are the qualities that [...]
If you believe that the trial court’s decision in your case was incorrect or faulty, you have a right to appeal it. But before you start, understand that your appeal is not a new trial. Rather, an appeal is an investigation to see if the trial court made any legal errors in handing its decision. [...]
If you believe that the trial court’s decision in your case was incorrect or faulty, you have a right to appeal it. Appealing a court decision, or verdict, means challenging its validity and asking an appeals court to review it
But before you start, understand that your appeal is not a new trial. Rather, an appeal [...]
Trial lawyers are adept within their own areas of expertise. But when the court decision doesn’t go your way, you might consider getting the services of someone who has made his bones in appellate law. For your appeal to succeed, you’ll need an appeals lawyer who understands the differences between the trial and the appeals [...]
When the trial court hands down the decision in your case and it goes against you, it is possible for you to challenge that decision. If you feel that there is justifiable cause to appeal for the trial court decision to be modified or reversed in your favor, knowing how the appellate court works may [...]