Our appellate attorneys showcase what makes FDCC different. Whether accepting a referral of a difficult, high-stakes appeal, or assisting with defense strategy and motion practice during the course of litigation, our work is comprehensive and seamlessly integrated. From inception to conclusion, our appellate attorneys support all aspects of the firm’s litigation and insurance coverage practices.
The leaders of our national Appellate practice manage a roster of proven appellate attorneys manage a roster of proven appellate attorneys—experienced strategists and tested advocates—positioned across our entire national footprint, and commanding deep knowledge and understanding of each of the firm’s other practice areas. These attorneys not only excel at writing briefs and oral argument, but are intimately familiar with the unique motion practice, bond, and stay issues so often involved in appellate litigation. Our group includes former state Appellate Division staff attorneys, and over 20 of our members have clerked in the highest state courts, in U.S. District Courts, and in the U.S. Circuit Courts of Appeals. All are at the forefront of appellate practice nationally, keeping our clients up to date on important developments and frequently writing for publications such as Law360, New York Law Journal, and For the Defense.