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IllinoisCriminal Appellate Law Lawyers in LaSalle County, Illinois

An appeal involves briefing issues for a higher court to review. Appellate attorneys in LaSalle County, Illinois 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 LaSalle County, Illinois 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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William Surin

William Surin
Armstrong & Surin Law Office
724 Columbus St
Ottawa, IL 61350
Licensed for 41 years, William Surin is a Criminal Defense and DUI / DWI lawyer... read more >

Ryan Hamer

Ryan Hamer
Kuleck & Hamer
403 W. Norris Dr.
Ottawa, IL 61350
Licensed for 17 years, Ryan Hamer is a Criminal Defense and Firearm and Weapon Charges lawyer who attended Northern Illinois University Col... read more >

George Mueller

George Mueller
George Mueller, P.C.
609 E Etna Rd
Ottawa, IL 61350
George Mueller is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Verlin R Meinz

Verlin R Meinz
State Appellate Defender
1100 Columbus ST
Ottawa, IL 61350
Verlin R Meinz is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >
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Nonprofit Legal Associations

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.


Illinois Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers

IADCL seeks to preserve fairness in the criminal justice system and to educate the public and attorneys.


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