Find an appellate law attorney in Los Angeles County, California to appeal from a decision or verdict of a trial court.
Appellate law attorneys tend to focus on appeals in either civil matters such as family law or in criminal matters in either state or federal court.
In addition to filing a brief to explain the issues on appeal, the appellate attorney might also make an oral argument before the court.
The appellate court will review the decisions and actions of the trial court and may affirm, reverse or remand the case.
Appellate law attorneys can also file a petition to a higher appellate court to review the case after a ruling on appeal. Appellate lawyers in Los Angeles County, California can also file interlocutory appeals or appellate writs.
CBLS Board Certification in Appellate Law - Lawyers certified in appellate law by the State Bar of California Board of Legal Specialization have demonstrated substantial involvement in this specific area of the law.
The CBLS defines appellate law as the "practice of law dealing with procedural and substantive aspects of matters before state and federal appellate courts."
The appellate courts include the United States Supreme Court, the California Supreme Court, the federal Court of Appeals, the California Court of Appeal, and comparable appellate court.
Los Angeles County Lawyer Referral Service - The Lawyer Referral and Information Service (LRIS) is a community based non-profit service sponsored by the Los Angeles County Bar Association (LACBA). Since 1937, the lawyer referral service has helped the public find a qualified attorney throughout Los Angeles and the surrounding areas including Long Beach, Glendale, Santa Clarita and Lancaster, CA. As one of the largest Lawyer Referral Services in the country, the LACBA LRS helps more than 100,000 people each year.