How Appellate Counsel Can Add Value Without Added Undue Expense?

Legal cases are complicated. Whether it is a criminal charge or civil dispute, the law, the facts, and the presentation will determine the result. Not […]

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How Do You Prove Witness Mistaken Identity for a Criminal Appeal?

An eyewitness can provide powerful, compelling testimony in a criminal case. Yet, eyewitnesses are far less reliable than most people realize. According to a study […]

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Why Aren’t Witnesses or Juries Used in a Criminal Appeal?

Losing a trial can be devastating—especially if it is a criminal case. You have to appeal an unjust verdict, but you will generally not be […]

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What are the Most Common Types of Civil Appeals in California?

A civil lawsuit is a non-criminal proceeding that often involves two private parties. There are many different types of civil claims—from commercial law matters to […]

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Alternatives to Washington State Appeal Bonds

Receiving an adverse judgment in a civil case can be deeply frustrating. You may be considering appealing the court’s decision. If so, you should have […]

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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.

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