Appellate Law

Holtsford Gilliland’s experienced appellate law attorneys possess the legal research skills and excellent writing abilities necessary to file post-verdict motions and appeals to attempt to overturn erroneous decisions as well as respond to cases in which the opposing party has filed an appeal of a jury verdict or lower court’s ruling. The firm’s attorneys understand that submission of a legally sound and well-reasoned brief is the key to persuading appellate courts, whether state or federal, to issue opinions in favor of their clients. In addition, Holtsford Gilliland’s appellate attorneys have vast experience in preparing amicus curiae briefs for defense-oriented associations and businesses in cases involving the resolution of specific legal issues that would have a significant effect on future lawsuits involving the same or similar issues.