Can a Deportation Order be Appealed?
Few things are more intimidating than facing deportation from the United States. It is a serious issue for a person who is (alleged to be) […]Read More
What Happens When the Supreme Court Refuses to Hear a Case?
Did you receive an unfavorable verdict in a criminal or civil case? As long as you are proactive, you generally have the right to appeal […]Read More
What are the Typical Steps in the Appeal Process for the State of California?
There are few things more frustrating than a negative outcome in court. Whether it is a civil matter, a family matter, or a criminal case, […]Read More
Can I File an Appeal Without an Appellate Attorney?
Do you receive an adverse ruling in a trial? You may still have legal options available through the appeals process. This raises an important question: […]Read More
What Does it Mean if an Appellate Court Upholds a Verdict?
If you are preparing to file an appeal or you have already filed an appeal, it is crucial that you understand how the appellate law […]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.