What are the Grounds for Appealing a Conviction in Michigan?
Arrests happen. According to data from the Michigan State Police Criminal Justice Information Center, there were more than 600,000 criminal offenses recorded in the state […]Read More
How Do I File a Notice of Appeal in Washington State?
Are you considering appealing a criminal conviction, adverse civil judgment, or unfavorable family law verdict in Washington? You have a limited amount of time to […]Read More
What Document Accompanies a Notice of Appeal?
Appellate law is the body of rules and regulations that governs appeals. It is a highly specialized and technical area of law. If you received […]Read More
What are the Three Federal Courts of Appeal?
Do you have a case in federal court? You may have heard that there are three levels of appeal. Technically, there are only two levels […]Read More
How Long Does a Civil Appeal Take in California?
Did you receive an adverse decision in a civil case in California? You are not necessarily out of options. You can appeal the ruling to […]Read More
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The Appellate Approach
If you appeal a guilty verdict in a criminal case, the court does not always let you go free. You need a criminal appeals lawyer to request a stay on appeal. Your lawyer can request this stay at your sentencing hearing. This way you will not have to stay behind bars while the appeal is going on. Your lawyer will also try to overturn the wrongful conviction.