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DelawareCriminal Appellate Law Lawyers in Lewes, Delaware

An appeal involves briefing issues for a higher court to review. Appellate attorneys in Delaware may also make an oral argument to the judge or judges deciding the appeal.


When choosing a criminal defense attorney for an appellate case, keep in mind that strict timelines often apply to appeals.


Most criminal appellate attorneys in Delaware charge flat fees for direct appeals and post conviction cases.


Many of the top appellate attorneys devote a significant portion of their practice to this niche area of the law.


Appellate law in the criminal justice system also includes federal habeas petitions and post-conviction motions for illegal sentences, ineffective assistance of counsel or prosecutorial misconduct.


Many of the top criminal appellate lawyers in the United States belong to The Council of Appellate Lawyers. The CAL is the first and only national appellate bench-bar organization.

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Adam Windett

Adam Windett
Hopkins & Windett, LLC
438 South State Street
Dover, DE 19901
Licensed for 11 years, Adam Windett is a Criminal Defense and Marijuana Defense lawyer who attended Widener University Commonwealth Law Sch... read more >

Michael R Abram

Michael R Abram
Law Offices of Michael R. Abram
115 S. Bedford St.
Georgetown, DE 19947
Licensed for 16 years, Michael R Abram is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Thomas D Donovan

Thomas D Donovan
Thomas D Donovan, PA
424 S. State Street
Dover, DE 19901
Thomas D Donovan is a Criminal Defense and Marijuana Defense lawyer... read more >

Gary Junge

Gary Junge
Schmittinger & Rodriguez, P.A.
414 South State Street
Dover, DE 19901
Licensed for 4 years, Gary Junge is a Criminal Defense and Personal Injury lawyer... read more >

James E Liguori

James E Liguori
46 The Green
Dover, DE 19901
Licensed for 43 years, James E Liguori is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Edward C Gill

Edward C Gill
Law Office of Edward C. Gill, P.A.
16 North Bedford St
Georgetown, DE 19947
Edward C Gill is a Marijuana Defense and Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Scott Emory Chambers

Scott Emory Chambers
Schmittinger Rodriguez, P.A.
414 S State Street PO Box 497
Dover, DE 19903
Scott Emory Chambers is a Criminal Defense and DUI / DWI / Drunk Driving lawyer... read more >

Michael J Malkiewicz

Michael J Malkiewicz
Barros, McNamara, Malkiewicz & Taylor, P.A.
2 West Loockerman Street
Dover, DE 19903
Michael J Malkiewicz is a Criminal Defense and Personal Injury lawyer... read more >

Kevin Howard

Kevin Howard
Young, Malmberg & Howard, P.A.
30 The Green
Dover, DE 19901
Kevin Howard is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Robert J Taylors

Robert J Taylors
Barros, McNamara, Malkiewicz & Taylor, P.A.
2 West Loockerman Street
Dover, DE 19903
Robert J Taylors is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

John M Sandy

John M Sandy
Stump, Vickers & Sandy, P.A.
8 W Market St
Georgetown, DE 19947
John M Sandy is a Criminal Defense and DUI / DWI / Drunk Driving lawyer... read more >

Eric G Mooney

Eric G Mooney
Mooney & Nutter
11 S Race St
Georgetown, DE 19947
Eric G Mooney is a Criminal Defense and Personal Injury lawyer... read more >

John R Garey

John R Garey
John R. Garey, P.A.
48 The Green
Dover, DE 19901
John R Garey is a Criminal Defense and DUI / DWI / Drunk Driving lawyer... read more >

Laura A Yiengst

Laura A Yiengst
Law Office of Laura A. Yiengst, LLC
314 South State St
Dover, DE 19901
Laura A Yiengst is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Theresa M Hayes

Theresa M Hayes
Law Office of Edward C. Gill, P.A.
16 North Bedford St
Georgetown, DE 19947
Theresa M Hayes is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Vincent H Vickers II

Vincent H Vickers II
Stump, Vickers & Sandy, P.A.
8 W Market St
Georgetown, DE 19947
Vincent H Vickers II is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Stephen W Welsh

Stephen W Welsh
Law Office of Edward C. Gill, P.A.
16 North Bedford St
Georgetown, DE 19947
Stephen W Welsh is a Criminal Defense and Personal Injury lawyer... read more >

Charles E Whitehurst Jr.

Charles E Whitehurst Jr.
33 S State St
Dover, DE 19901
Charles E Whitehurst Jr. is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >
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National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers

Founded in 1958, NACDL is the largest organization for criminal defense lawyers fighting to preserve fairness within America's criminal justice system. The organization has more than 10,000 direct members including criminal defense attorneys in private practice, public defenders in state or federal court, U.S. military defense counsel, law professors and judges.



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