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FloridaCriminal Appellate Law Lawyers in Palm Beach County, Florida

An appeal involves briefing issues for a higher court to review. Appellate attorneys in Palm Beach County, Florida 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 Palm Beach County, Florida 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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Steven Kenneth Bell

Steven Kenneth Bell
Meltzer & Bell, P.A.
515 N Flagler Dr #240
West Palm Beach, FL 33401
Call 561-557-8686
Award-winning defense attorney defending the rights of southern Floridians.... read more >
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National Organization for the Reform of Marijuana Laws
Steven Kenneth Bell
Lifetime Member
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National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
Steven Kenneth Bell
Life Member
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DUI Defense Lawyers Association
Steven Kenneth Bell
Member
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National College for DUI Defense
Steven Kenneth Bell
General Member
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Florida Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
Steven Kenneth Bell
Member
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Broward Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
Steven Kenneth Bell
Member

Ari Seth Goldberg

Ari Seth Goldberg
Meltzer & Bell, P.A.
515 N Flagler Dr Ste 240
West Palm Beach, FL 33401
Call 561-557-8686
Ari Goldberg is a partner with Meltzer & Bell, P.A. Prior to joining the firm, Ari was an Assistant State Attorney in Palm Beach County. Whi... read more >

John Eric Romano

John Eric Romano
Romano Law Group
1005 Lake Ave
Lake Worth, FL 33460
Licensed for 23 years, John Eric Romano is a Criminal Defense and Personal Injury lawyer who attended Stetson University College of Law... read more >
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The Florida Bar Board of Legal Specialization and Education
John Eric Romano
Board Certified Specialist in Criminal Trial Law

W Grey Tesh

W Grey Tesh
Criminal & injury law offices of Grey Tesh
515 N. Flagler Dr. Ste P-300
West Palm Beach, FL 33401
Licensed for 19 years, W Grey Tesh is a Criminal Defense and Personal Injury lawyer who attended Shepard Broad Law Center - Nova Southeaste... read more >
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The Florida Bar Board of Legal Specialization and Education
W Grey Tesh
Board Certified Specialist in Criminal Trial Law

Roger P Foley

Roger P Foley
Law Office of Roger P. Foley, P.A.
901 North Olive Ave
West palm Beach, FL 33401
Licensed for 16 years, Roger P Foley is a Personal Injury and Criminal Appellate Law lawyer who attended University of Miami School of Law... read more >
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National Organization for the Reform of Marijuana Laws
Roger P Foley
Lifetime Member,
Legal Committee

Jo Ann Barone

Jo Ann Barone
Barone Law Co.
249 Royal Palm Way Suite 302
Palm Beach, FL 33480
Licensed for 29 years, Jo Ann Barone is a Administrative Law and Criminal Defense lawyer who attended Florida State University College of L... read more >
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The Florida Bar Board of Legal Specialization and Education
Jo Ann Barone
Board Certified Specialist in Criminal Appellate Law

Ann Fitz

Ann Fitz
500 S Australian Ave Suite 542
West Palm Beach, FL 33401
Licensed for 17 years, Ann Fitz is a Federal Crimes and Criminal Appellate Law lawyer who attended Walter F. George School of Law - Mercer ... read more >
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nacdl
National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
Ann Fitz
Member

Jonathan Harry Wasserman

Jonathan Harry Wasserman
The Law Office of Jonathan Wasserman, PA
560 Village Blvd Suite 240
West Palm Beach, FL 33409
Licensed for 23 years, Jonathan Harry Wasserman is a Criminal Defense lawyer who attended University of Florida Levin College of Law... read more >
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The Florida Bar Board of Legal Specialization and Education
Jonathan Harry Wasserman
Board Certified Specialist in Criminal Trial Law

David William Olson

David William Olson
250 S Australian Ave #1400
West Palm Beach, FL 33401
Licensed for 37 years, David William Olson is a Criminal Defense and Marijuana Law lawyer who attended The University of Florida School of ... read more >
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National Organization for the Reform of Marijuana Laws
David William Olson
Lifetime Member,
Legal Committee

Ira David Karmelin

Ira David Karmelin
Ira D. Karmelin, Attorney & Counselor at
3897 Haverhill Rd Suite 203
West Palm Beach, FL 33417
Licensed for 28 years, Ira David Karmelin is a Criminal Defense and Criminal Appellate Law lawyer who attended Shepard Broad Law Center - N... read more >
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The Florida Bar Board of Legal Specialization and Education
Ira David Karmelin
Board Certified Specialist in Criminal Appellate Law

Michael C Minardi

Michael C Minardi
Michael Minardi, P.A.
5301 N. Habana Suite 3
Tampa, FL 33614
Licensed for 18 years, Michael C Minardi is a Police Misconduct and Copyrights / Trademarks lawyer who attended Shepard Broad Law Center - ... read more >
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nlc-lt
National Organization for the Reform of Marijuana Laws
Michael C Minardi
Member,
Legal Committee

Michelle Merson

Michelle Merson
Misdemeanor Clinic
4800 N. Federal Hwy; Suite 205B
Boca Raton, FL 33431
Licensed for 27 years, Michelle Merson is a Criminal Defense lawyer who attended Nova Southeastern Law School... read more >

Ellen Dalton Roberts

Ellen Dalton Roberts
Lytal, Reiter, Smith, Ivey & Fronrath, LLP
515 N. Flagler Drive Ste.1000
West Palm Beach, FL 33401
Licensed for 34 years, Ellen Dalton Roberts is a Criminal Defense and Personal Injury lawyer who attended Shepard Broad Law Center - Nova S... read more >
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Palm Beach County Justice Association
Ellen Dalton Roberts
Member

Andrew D. Stine

Andrew D. Stine
120 S Olive Ave Suite 402
West Palm Beach, FL 33401
Licensed for 17 years, Andrew D. Stine is a Criminal Defense and Federal Crimes lawyer who attended Quinnipiac University... read more >
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Florida Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
Andrew D. Stine
Member

David Corey Kotler

David Corey Kotler
Schwartz, Gold, Cohen, Zakarin, & Kotler
54 SW Boca Raton Blvd
Boca Raton, FL 33432
Licensed for 23 years, David Corey Kotler is a Criminal Defense and Medical Malpractice lawyer who attended Widener University School of La... read more >
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nacdl
National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
David Corey Kotler
Member

Richard Tendler

Richard Tendler
The Law Offices of Richard Tendler
1555 Palm Beach Lakes Blvd., Suite 410
West Palm Beach, FL 33401
Licensed for 21 years, Richard Tendler is a Criminal Defense and Federal Crimes lawyer who attended Western New England College School of L... read more >
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Palm Beach County Hispanic Bar Association
Richard Tendler
Member

Hector Allan Rivera Jr

Hector Allan Rivera Jr
Rivera Law Office
2393 South Congress Ave. Suite 103
West Palm Beach, FL 33406
Licensed for 24 years, Hector Allan Rivera Jr is a Immigration Law and Criminal Defense lawyer who attended Wake Forest University School o... read more >
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Florida Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
Hector Allan Rivera Jr
Member

Andrew J. McLaughlin

Andrew J. McLaughlin
McLaughlin Morris
636 E Atlantic Ave #211
Delray Beach, FL 33483
Licensed for 16 years, Andrew J. McLaughlin is a Personal Injury and Criminal Defense lawyer who attended University of Florida Levin Colle... read more >

Paul Walsh

Paul Walsh
Perlet, Shiner, Melchiorre & Walsh, P.A.
515 N Flagler Drive Suite 701
West Palm Beach, FL 33401
Licensed for 11 years, Paul Walsh is a Criminal Defense and Federal Crimes lawyer who attended St. Thomas University School of Law... read more >

Jeffrey Allan Vivo

Jeffrey Allan Vivo
Law Offices of Jeffrey A. Vivó, PA
1010 10TH AVE N #2
Lake Worth, FL 33460
Licensed for 9 years, Jeffrey Allan Vivo is a Criminal Defense and Personal Injury lawyer who attended Florida State University College of ... read more >

Michael Salnick

Michael Salnick
250 S Australian Ave Suite 1203
West Palm Beach, FL 33401
Licensed for 41 years, Michael Salnick is a Criminal Defense lawyer who attended Northern Illinois University College of Law... read more >
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The Florida Bar Board of Legal Specialization and Education
Michael Salnick
Board Certified Specialist in Criminal Trial Law

Jeffrey Morris

Jeffrey Morris
McLaughlin Morris, P.A.
636 E Atlantic Ave #211
Delray Beach, FL 33483
Licensed for 16 years, Jeffrey Morris is a Personal Injury and Criminal Defense lawyer who attended University of Florida Levin College of ... read more >

Richard G Lubin

Richard G Lubin
Richard G. Lubin, P.A.
707 N Flagler Dr
West Palm Beach, FL 33401
Licensed for 46 years, Richard G Lubin is a White Collar Crime and Criminal Defense lawyer who attended Georgetown University Law Center... read more >
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The Florida Bar Board of Legal Specialization and Education
Richard G Lubin
Board Certified Specialist in Criminal Trial Law

Matthew Phillip Konecky

Matthew Phillip Konecky
4440 PGA Blvd Suite 600
Palm Beach Gardens, FL 33410
Licensed for 18 years, Matthew Phillip Konecky is a Criminal Defense and Personal Injury lawyer who attended Nova Southeastern University -... read more >
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ncdd
National College for DUI Defense
Matthew Phillip Konecky
General Member

Robert Melchiorre

Robert Melchiorre
Perlet, Shiner, Melchiorre & Walsh, P.A.
515 N Flagler Drive Suite 701
West Palm Beach, FL 33401
Licensed for 11 years, Robert Melchiorre is a Criminal Defense and Federal Crimes lawyer... read more >

Gregory Morse

Gregory Morse
707 N. Flagler Dr.
West Palm Beach, FL 33401
Licensed for 19 years, Gregory Morse is a Criminal Defense and Marijuana Law lawyer who attended New York Law School... read more >
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National Organization for the Reform of Marijuana Laws
Gregory Morse
Member

Tony Bennett

Tony Bennett
Tony Bennett Law
601 Heritage Drive Suite 423
Jupiter, FL 33458
Licensed for 5 years, Tony Bennett is a Criminal Defense and DUI / DWI lawyer who attended Nova Southeastern University - Shepard Broad Law... read more >

Leslie Cimadevilla

Leslie Cimadevilla
CMO Law Group,LLC
1615 South Congress Avenue Suite 103
Delray Beach, FL 33445
Licensed for 24 years, Leslie Cimadevilla is a Criminal Defense and Family Law lawyer who attended Barry University Dwayne O. Andreas Schoo... read more >

Renier Ray Ledezma

Renier Ray Ledezma
Ledezma Law Firm
4440 PGA Blvd Suite 600
Palm Beach Gardens, FL 33410
Licensed for 11 years, Renier Ray Ledezma is a Criminal Defense and Family Law lawyer who attended Thomas Jefferson School of Law... read more >

Ian Jeremy Goldstein

Ian Jeremy Goldstein
515 N Flagler Dr Suite 910
West Palm Beach, FL 33401
Licensed for 24 years, Ian Jeremy Goldstein is a Criminal Defense and Personal Injury lawyer who attended Florida State University College ... read more >
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The Florida Bar Board of Legal Specialization and Education
Ian Jeremy Goldstein
Board Certified Specialist in Criminal Trial Law

Adam Farkas

Adam Farkas
Law Office of Farkas & Crowley, P.A.
319 Clematis St. Suite #403
West Palm Beach, FL 33401
Adam Farkas is a Drug Crimes and Criminal Defense lawyer who attended Nova Southeastern University - Shepard Broad Law Center... read more >

Jeff M. Brown

Jeff M. Brown
Lavalle, Brown & Ronan P.A.
750 South Dixie Highway
Boca Raton, FL 33432
Licensed for 45 years, Jeff M. Brown is a Criminal Defense and Personal Injury lawyer who attended Stetson University College of Law... read more >

Ron Chapman

Ron Chapman
Justice Florida
400 Clematis Street, Suite 206
West Palm Beach, FL 33401
Licensed for 17 years, Ron Chapman is a Criminal Defense and Civil Trial Law lawyer who attended Wayne State University Law School... read more >

Douglas J Rudman

Douglas J Rudman
The Rudman Law Group
101 Plaza Real South, Suite #214
Boca Raton, FL 33432
Licensed for 15 years, Douglas J Rudman is a Criminal Defense and Civil Trial Law lawyer who attended Beasley School of Law - Temple Univer... read more >
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ncdd
National College for DUI Defense
Douglas J Rudman
General Member

Michelle Renee Suskauer

Michelle Renee Suskauer
Suskauer Law Firm, P.A.
1601 Forum Pl Suite 1200
West Palm Beach, FL 33401
Licensed for 29 years, Michelle Renee Suskauer is a Criminal Defense lawyer who attended Washington College of Law - American University... read more >
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Florida Justice Association
Michelle Renee Suskauer
Member

Steven Sessa

Steven Sessa
The Law Offices Of Steven C. Sessa Criminal Defense Lawyer
901 N Olive Ave
West Palm Beach, FL 33401
Licensed for 27 years, Steven Sessa is a Criminal Defense and Federal Crimes lawyer who attended John Marshall Law School... read more >
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Florida Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
Steven Sessa
Life Member

Brian Paul Gabriel

Brian Paul Gabriel
LAW OFFICE OF GABRIEL & GABRIEL, LLC
4601 Military Trail Suite 206
Jupiter, FL 33458
Licensed for 30 years, Brian Paul Gabriel is a Criminal Defense and DUI / DWI lawyer who attended Nova Southeastern University - Shepard Br... read more >
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DUI Defense Lawyers Association
Brian Paul Gabriel
Founding Member

Margaret Craig Good

Margaret Craig Good
Good-Earnest Law, P. A.
PO Box 1161
Lake Worth, FL 33460
Licensed for 45 years, Margaret Craig Good is a Criminal Appellate Law lawyer who attended Florida State University College of Law... read more >

Cary Anderson High

Cary Anderson High
The High Law Firm, P.A.
12230 Forest Hill Boulevard
Wellington, FL 33414
Licensed for 15 years, Cary Anderson High is a Criminal Defense and Personal Injury lawyer who attended University of Florida Levin College... read more >
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National Organization for the Reform of Marijuana Laws
Cary Anderson High
Member,
Legal Committee

Robert L. Bogen

Robert L. Bogen
The Law Offices of Robert L. Bogen, P.A.
2300 Glades Road Suite 203-E
Boca Raton, FL 33431
Licensed for 44 years, Robert L. Bogen is a Family Law and Divorce lawyer who attended University of Florida, Fredric G. Levin College of L... read more >

William Newton Shepherd

William Newton Shepherd
Holland & Knight
222 Lakeview Ave Ste 1000
West Palm Beach, FL 33401
Licensed for 24 years, William Newton Shepherd is a Criminal Defense and Criminal Appellate Law lawyer who attended Georgetown University L... read more >
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nacdl
National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
William Newton Shepherd
Member

Matthew W Shafran

Matthew W Shafran
Weinstein Legal
515 North Flagler Drive Suite p-300
West Palm Beach, FL 33401
Licensed for 8 years, Matthew W Shafran is a Criminal Defense and Personal Injury lawyer... read more >

Scott G Berry

Scott G Berry
515 N. Flagler Dr. STE P-300
West Palm Beach, FL 33401
Licensed for 19 years, Scott G Berry is a Criminal Defense and Civil Trial Law lawyer who attended University of Connecticut School of Law... read more >
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The Florida Bar Board of Legal Specialization and Education
Scott G Berry
Board Certified Specialist in Criminal Trial Law

Jack Albert Fleischman

Jack Albert Fleischman
Fleischman & Fleischman, P.A.
2161 Palm Beach Lakes Blvd Ste 403
West Palm Beach, FL 33409
Licensed for 33 years, Jack Albert Fleischman is a Criminal Defense and Criminal Appellate Law lawyer who attended IIT Chicago-Kent College... read more >

Sarah Gloria Jonovich

Sarah Gloria Jonovich
Law Offices of Sarah G. Jonovich
PO Box 211684
West Palm Beach, FL 33421
Licensed for 14 years, Sarah Gloria Jonovich is a Criminal Defense and Criminal Appellate Law lawyer who attended Stetson University Colleg... read more >

Bryan Michael Raymond

Bryan Michael Raymond
Bryan M. Raymond, P.A.
2161 Palm Beach Lakes Blvd
West Palm Beach, FL 33409
Licensed for 23 years, Bryan Michael Raymond is a Criminal Defense and Criminal Appellate Law lawyer who attended St. Thomas University Sch... read more >

Tama Beth Kudman

Tama Beth Kudman
Tama Beth Kudman, P.A.
319 Clematis St 2nd Floor
West Palm Beach, FL 33401
Licensed for 17 years, Tama Beth Kudman is a Criminal Defense and Criminal Appellate Law lawyer who attended Benjamin N. Cardozo School of ... read more >

Anne Marie McPartland-Lyons

Anne Marie McPartland-Lyons
Anne Lyons Law
12114 Neptune Peak Dr
Boynton Beach, FL 33473
Licensed for 34 years, Anne Marie McPartland-Lyons is a Criminal Defense and Criminal Appellate Law lawyer who attended Brooklyn Law School... read more >

Susan Denise Cline

Susan Denise Cline
13119 Pekoe Terrace
Wellington, FL 33414
Licensed for 37 years, Susan Denise Cline is a Criminal Defense and Criminal Appellate Law lawyer who attended University of Florida Levin ... read more >

John Fletcher Romano

John Fletcher Romano
Romano Law Group
1005 Lake Avenue
Lake Worth, FL 33460
Licensed for 46 years, John Fletcher Romano is a Civil Trial Law and Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >
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American Board of Professional Liability Attorneys
John Fletcher Romano
Board Certified in Medical Professional Liability

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Certified in Criminal Appellate

Florida Bar Board Certification in Criminal Appellate - Lawyers certified in Criminal Appellate Law by the Florida Board of Legal Specialization have demonstrated substantial involvement in this area of the law.


The term "criminal appellate law" is defined as the practice of law that involves "the recognition and preservation of error committed by lower tribunals in criminal cases, and the presentation of argument concerning the presence or absence of such error to state or federal appellate courts." Criminal Appellate law can involve appeals from either misdemeanor or felony convictions.


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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.


Florida Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers

Founded in 1988, FACDL promotes excellence in the practice of criminal law while protecting the rights of the accused. Many of the top criminal defense attorneys in the State of Florida are active in this trusted organization. FACDL unites and educates attorneys in the criminal justice system in Florida.




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