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New HampshireCriminal Appellate Law Lawyers in New Hampshire

An appeal involves briefing issues for a higher court to review. Appellate attorneys in New Hampshire 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 New Hampshire 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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Michael Stephen Bowser Jr.

Michael Stephen Bowser Jr.
6 Manchester Street
Nashua, NH
Licensed for 25 years, Michael Stephen Bowser Jr. is a Criminal Defense and Personal Injury lawyer who attended Franklin Pierce School of L... read more >

Leonard D Harden

Leonard D Harden
Harden Law Offices
104 Main Street, Suite 3
Lancaster, NH 03584
Licensed for 25 years, Leonard D Harden is a Criminal Defense lawyer who attended Franklin Pierce Law Center, Now Univ. New Hampshire... read more >

Joseph Caulfield

Joseph Caulfield
Caulfield Law & Mediation Office
126 Perham Corner Rd.
Lyndeborough, NH 03082
Licensed for 45 years, Joseph Caulfield is a Family Law and Criminal Defense lawyer who attended Suffolk Law School... read more >

Lawrence A Vogelman

Lawrence A Vogelman
Nixon, Vogelman, Barry, Slawsky & Simoneau, P.A.
77 Central Street
Manchester, NH 03101
Licensed for 45 years, Lawrence A Vogelman is a Civil Rights and Criminal Appellate Law lawyer who attended Brooklyn Law School... read more >

Jonathan Cohen

Jonathan Cohen
Cohen & Winters, PLLC
101 North State St Suite 1
Concord, NH 03301
Licensed for 20 years, Jonathan Cohen is a Marijuana Defense and Criminal Defense lawyer who attended Washington University School of Law... read more >

Raymond Tamayo

Raymond Tamayo
Tamayo Law Firm, PLLC
814 Elm St. Suite 515
Manchester, NH 03101
Licensed for 5 years, Raymond Tamayo is a Criminal Defense and DUI / DWI / Drunk Driving lawyer who attended New England Law | Boston... read more >

Robert H. Prince

Robert H. Prince
Law Offices of Robert H. Prince J.D.
68 N. Broadway
Salem, NH 03079
Licensed for 27 years, Robert H. Prince is a Criminal Defense and Family Law lawyer who attended New England Law Boston... read more >

Andrew Winters

Andrew Winters
Cohen & Winters, PLLC
64 North State Street
Concord, NH 03301
Andrew Winters is a Criminal Defense and Child Support lawyer who attended Duke Law School... read more >

Timothy J. Goulden

Timothy J. Goulden
The Law Offices of Timothy J. Goulden
253 Main Street
Nashua, NH 03060
Licensed for 9 years, Timothy J. Goulden is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Joanne M Stella

Joanne M Stella
Durham Criminal Law
9 Madbury Road Suite #101
Durham, NH 03824
Joanne M Stella is a Criminal Defense and DUI / DWI / Drunk Driving lawyer... read more >

Philip M Kalil

Philip M Kalil
23 Birch Street
Derry, NH 03038
Licensed for 12 years, Philip M Kalil is a Criminal Defense and DUI / DWI / Drunk Driving lawyer who attended Massachusetts School of Law... read more >

Joseph M Annutto

Joseph M Annutto
Law Office of Joseph M. Annutto
369 Main St.
Nashua, NH 03060
Joseph M Annutto is a Bankruptcy and Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Paul J. Garrity

Paul J. Garrity
Law Office of Paul J. Garrity
14 Londonderry Road
Londonderry, NH 03053
Licensed for 33 years, Paul J. Garrity is a Criminal Defense and Probation Violations lawyer... read more >

Kevin M. Tighe

Kevin M. Tighe
Law Office of Kevin M. Tighe
14 Londonderry Rd
Londonderry, NH 03053
Licensed for 23 years, Kevin M. Tighe is a Criminal Defense and DUI / DWI / Drunk Driving lawyer... read more >

Anthony Sculimbrene

Anthony Sculimbrene
Gottesman & Hollis, P.A.
39 E Pearl St
Nashua, NH 03060
Licensed for 15 years, Anthony Sculimbrene is a Criminal Defense and DUI / DWI / Drunk Driving lawyer... read more >

Mark Osborne

Mark Osborne
Law Office of Shepherd and Osborne
351 Main Street 2nd Floor
Nashua, NH 03060
Licensed for 16 years, Mark Osborne is a Criminal Defense and Federal Crimes lawyer... read more >

Ryan L Russman

Ryan L Russman
14 Center St
Exeter, NH 03833
Ryan L Russman is a Criminal Defense and DUI / DWI / Drunk Driving lawyer... read more >

James Shaw

James Shaw
Law Office of James Shaw, PLLC
PO Box 678
Rindge, NH 03461
Licensed for 9 years, James Shaw is a Criminal Defense and DUI / DWI / Drunk Driving lawyer... read more >

Mark L Sisti

Mark L Sisti
387 Dover Rd
Chichester, NH 03234
Mark L Sisti is a Criminal Defense and Marijuana Defense lawyer... read more >

John Joseph Tenn

John Joseph Tenn
Tenn & Tenn, P.A.
16 High Street Suite 3
Manchester, NH 03101
John Joseph Tenn is a Criminal Defense and DUI / DWI / Drunk Driving lawyer... read more >

Dennis L. Morgan

Dennis L. Morgan
Cooper Cargill Chant, PA
2935 White Mountain Hwy
North Conway, NH 03860
Dennis L. Morgan is a Criminal Defense and DUI / DWI / Drunk Driving lawyer... read more >

John E Durkin

John E Durkin
Burns, Bryant, Cox, Rockefeller & Durkin, PA
255 Washington St
Dover, NH 03820
John E Durkin is a Criminal Defense and DUI / DWI / Drunk Driving lawyer... read more >

Donald L Blaszka

Donald L Blaszka
Germaine & Blaszka, P.A.
23 Birch St 2nd Floor
Derry, NH 03038
Donald L Blaszka is a Criminal Defense and DUI / DWI / Drunk Driving lawyer... read more >

Andrew R Schulman

Andrew R Schulman
Getman, Schulthess & Steere, PA
1838 Elm St.
Manchester, NH 03104
Andrew R Schulman is a Criminal Defense and DUI / DWI / Drunk Driving lawyer... read more >

Theodore Lothstein

Theodore Lothstein
Lothstein Law Office, PLLC
58 Pleasant Street
Concord, NH 03301
Theodore Lothstein is a Criminal Defense and DUI / DWI / Drunk Driving lawyer... read more >

Albert Hansen

Albert Hansen
Normand & Associates
15 High Street
Manchester, NH 03833
Albert Hansen is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Carol Chellman

Carol Chellman
Chellman Law, LLC
155 Fleet Street
Portsmouth, NH 03801
Carol Chellman is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Richard E Samdperil

Richard E Samdperil
Samdperil & Welsh, PLLC
155 Fleet Street
Exeter, NH 03833
Richard E Samdperil is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Paul A Maggiotto

Paul A Maggiotto
Maggiotto & Belobrow
58 Pleasant Street
Concord, NH 03301
Paul A Maggiotto is a Criminal Defense and Personal Injury lawyer... read more >

Philip H Utter

Philip H Utter
Green & Utter, PA
764 Chestnut Street
Manchester, NH 03104
Philip H Utter is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Cathy J Green

Cathy J Green
Green & Utter, PA
764 Chestnut Street
Manchester, NH 03104
Cathy J Green is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Michael J Iacopino

Michael J Iacopino
Brennan, Caron, Lenehan & Iacopino
85 Brook St.
Manchester, NH 03104
Michael J Iacopino is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Richard Monteith

Richard Monteith
Attorney at Law
14 Londonderry Road
Londonderry, NH 03053
Richard Monteith is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

James H Moir

James H Moir
Moir & Rabinowitz, PLLC
5 Green Street
Concord, NH 03301
James H Moir is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

George T Campbell

George T Campbell
George T. Campbell, Attorney at Law
20 Market St. Suite 216
Manchester, NH 03101
George T Campbell is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Andrea Amodeo-Vickery

Andrea Amodeo-Vickery
Borofsky, Amodeo-Vickery & Bandazian, PA
24 A Broad St
Nashua, NH 03064
Andrea Amodeo-Vickery is a Criminal Defense and DUI / DWI / Drunk Driving lawyer... read more >

Howard Gross

Howard Gross
Law Offices of Howard Gross
466 Central Ave Suite 9
Dover, NH 03820
Licensed for 12 years, Howard Gross is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

James A Johnson

James A Johnson
11 Deerwood Drive
Litchfield, NH 03052
James A Johnson is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Sven D Wiberg

Sven D Wiberg
Wiberg Law Office, PLLC
2456 Lafayette Road Suite 7
Portsmouth, NH 03801
Sven D Wiberg is a Criminal Defense and Marijuana Defense lawyer... read more >

Daniel K Sherwood

Daniel K Sherwood
Daniel K. Sherwood, P.C.
PO Box 16667
Hooksett, NH 03106
Daniel K Sherwood is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Andrew F Cotrupi

Andrew F Cotrupi
Law Office of Andrew F. Cotrupi
428 Lafayette Rd.
Hampton, NH 03842
Andrew F Cotrupi is a Criminal Defense and DUI / DWI / Drunk Driving lawyer... read more >

F Michael Keefe

F Michael Keefe
Keefe & Browne, PA
831 Union Street
Manchester, NH 03104
F Michael Keefe is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Melissa Penson

Melissa Penson
Smith-Weiss Shepard, PC
47 Factory St.
Nashua, NH 03061
Melissa Penson is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Nicholas Brodich

Nicholas Brodich
Tarbell & Brodich, P.A.
45 Centre Street
Concord, NH 03301
Nicholas Brodich is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Brad C Davis

Brad C Davis
Seufert Law Office
59 Central Street
Franklin, NH 03235
Brad C Davis is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

John Gillen

John Gillen
Gillen Law Office
490 Lafayette Rd.
Hampton, NH 03842
John Gillen is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Lincoln Soldati

Lincoln Soldati
Soldati Law Offices, P.A.
51 Islington St Suite 206
Portsmouth, NH 03801
Lincoln Soldati is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Seth J Hipple

Seth J Hipple
The Law Offices of Martin & Hipple, PLLC
36 Warren Street Suite 1
Concord, NH 03301
Seth J Hipple is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Adam Bernstein

Adam Bernstein
Bernstein, Mello & Chadwick, PLLC
12 Temple Street
Nashua, NH 03060
Adam Bernstein is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Joseph E Welsh

Joseph E Welsh
Samdperil & Welsh, PLLC
155 Fleet Street
Exeter, NH 03833
Joseph E Welsh 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.


New Hampshire Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers

NHACDL works to ensure, safeguard and promote the effective assistance of counsel in criminal cases, supports and educates lawyers and promotes fairness and integrity in the criminal justice system.



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