• Pre-trial analysis of issues, law and procedures: planning for trial
  • Consultation with trial counsel to ensure a proper record for appeal
  • Consultation on legal arguments and trial court procedures
  • Preparation of motions, issue briefs and trial briefs
  • Analysis of prospects for appellate review
  • Preparation of motions for new trial, motions for judgment notwithstanding the verdict
  • Assisting throughout the statement of decision process
  • Participation in postjudgment hearings
  • Perfecting the appeal and designating the record on appeal
  • Preparation of appellate briefs and appendices
  • Preparation of writ petitions and record on appeal
  • Oral argument
  • Appellate stays/bonds
  • Opinion letters
  • Amicus curiae briefs
  • Publication/depublication letters