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Understanding The Role Of An Appellate Attorney

If you've ever watched an episode of Law & Order, you probably feel like you have a good idea of how the legal process works. There's a plaintiff (usually the State) and a defendant (the person who has allegedly committed a crime against the plaintiff). Both parties typically have legal representation to guide them through the process and ensure that their rights are protected during the trial. The jury (or in some cases, the judge) makes a decision after hearing evidence, and that's the end of the case.

7 Things to Do Before Creating a Business Partnership - Part 1

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Perhaps you have gone through the trial process and are dissatisfied with your ruling, feeling it is unjust or you are standing up for what is reasonable and fair. Perhaps you are considering appealing your court case to the Second Circuit Federal Court of New York. Consider these frequently asked questions when contemplating an appeal.


Generally, when people start looking for a lawyer, they are already in a stressful situation. The added burden of finding a good legal ally can be difficult to handle. At our law firm, we are committed to being a source of safety and relief to our clients. That is why we are taking three blogs to share 10 important questions to ask prospective lawyers. These questions will help you determine what you need.

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