Our written and oral advocacy, legal research skills,
and knowledge of civil practice rules and appellate
procedure allows us to zealously represent our clients’ interests
at the appellate level.
Our attorneys can provide an objective analysis of the
likely success of a case on appeal and review the record
to provide an opinion as to the strengths and weaknesses
of an appeal before it is undertaken.
the appeal stage, we can defend or challenge a result
obtained from the lower court. The appellate lawyer brings
a fresh perspective to the case and can objectively evaluate
whether the arguments that were won or lost at trial are
likely to have a different impact in the appellate court.
Considerations on appeal may include whether judicial error
occurred, whether the decision is not supported by the
evidence, whether the court has abused its discretion or
incorrectly applied the law.
of an appellate lawyer early on is crucial. There are
strict time requirements
for filing a Notice of Appeal
and the issues to be raised must be specified. Further,
the appropriate documents must be designated and compiled
in a Record.
are experienced in obtaining stays of proceedings, sometimes
on an emergency basis, in furtherance
Our attorneys also have experience filing motions in
the appellate courts.
We are pleased to offer our appellate services in New
York and New Jersey. For further information contact Billig
Law, P.C. at (212) 689-8390 or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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