How to Handle an Appeal gives you the winning edge at every stage of the process — from preserving points for appeals and perfecting appeals, to drafting persuasive briefs and delivering compelling oral arguments, to protecting clients’ interests after the decisions. It stresses crucial technical issues that attorneys often overlook, including how to:
- Make a motion for leave to appeal
- Obtain stays
- Prepare and file the record
- Meet appellate deadlines
- Master the record in preparation for the brief
Featuring a 14-page appellate checklist, sample forms, and model briefs, How to Handle an Appeal
shows you how to identify and spotlight your strongest arguments, overcome the weak aspects of your case, and more.