Appellate Practice in Federal and State Courts

Edited by David M. Axelrad with Contributing Experts
Publisher: ALM
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Appellate Practice in Federal and State Courts is a complete guide to the appellate process. From preserving issues for appeal to preparing winning motions, this new book is packed with insights from skilled appellate lawyers on key considerations at every stage.

What questions should you ask a client before undertaking an appeal? What can ensure that you have the best possible appellate record from the lower court? What are the mechanics of petitioning for a writ of certiorari? Appellate Practice in Federal and State Courts offers step-by-step guidance, providing valuable insights and strategic thinking on critical issues before, during and after an appeal.

In addition to expert analysis of the legal issues, Appellate Practice in Federal and State Courts includes detailed discussion of how to develop a successful appellate practice. It also examines the use of information technology in the appellate courts, such as electronic documents and briefs, with appendices surveying technology in use in state and federal appellate courts.

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Table of Contents



CHAPTER 1

Evaluating an Appeal

CHAPTER 2

Preserving Issues For Appeal


CHAPTER 3

Preserving Issues For Appeal


CHAPTER 4

Stays and Supersedeas


CHAPTER 5

Notice of Appeal, Standing, and Appealability

CHAPTER 6

Interlocutory Appellate Review


CHAPTER 7

The Record on Appeal

CHAPTER 8

Appellate Motions

CHAPTER 9

The Role of Amicus Briefing

CHAPTER 10

Writing Appellate Briefs


CHAPTER 11

Oral Argument


CHAPTER 12

Appellate Decision-Making, Rehearing, Issuance Of Man-date, and Post-Appeal Proceedings

CHAPTER 13

Review by Courts of Last Resort


CHAPTER 14

Technology and the Appellate Process

CHAPTER 15

How to Build and Manage an Appellate Practice

Bibliography

Index