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Appellate Practice

New Jersey Appellate Attorneys

The law Hackensack law firm of Schiffman, Abraham, Kaufman & Ritter, P.C. represents clients in state civil appeals in New Jersey and federal civil appeals in the Third Circuit Court of Appeals in Philadelphia. We attribute our success to the experience, dedication, knowledge and perseverance of our professional appellate team. If you have received adverse results on a motion or on the entire disposition of your case, speak to our civil appeals attorneys for experienced counsel on your case. Contact our appellate lawyers, led by Barry L. Kaufman, Robert L. Ritter, Evan L. Goldman and Daniel S. Eichhorn to discuss your case.

While we are capable of taking on appeals from any of our areas of practice, our appellate practice is centered on appeals involving:

The Appeals Process

A notice of appeal must be filed within 45 days from the case disposition (30 days for federal appeals) or the case may be barred from appeal. Our attorneys promptly file a notice of appeal, make a transcript request and thoroughly review the transcript. We prepare an appendix and legal brief which demonstrates the arguments within the appeal which is then heard in an oral argument. It is important to have a team of lawyers who can adequately research and argue your position in order to succeed.

The attorneys at Schiffman, Abraham, Kaufman & Ritter, P.C. have thorough knowledge of the appellate court system in New Jersey and the federal courts. Among our breadth of experience, one attorney at our firm has previously clerked for a supreme court justice and another attorney has clerked for an appellate court justice. This experience offers our firm critical knowledge of the appeals system and process.

We are also capable of providing representation in federal appeals.

Contact Us

There are strict time limitations for filing an appeal. Therefore, if you are contemplating appealing your case, it is essential to consult an experienced appellate lawyer right away. For a thorough analysis of you case, contact our civil appeals attorneys at Schiffman, Abraham, Kaufman & Ritter, P.C.

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We are more than just a winning team. Our firm’s success is due to the combination of experience, knowledge and high-quality representation with an attentive, concerned approach to our long term clients and friends. Whether you need an experienced business counsel, a civil litigation attorney, a real estate attorney, a family law practitioner or an estate and trust specialist, we look forward to serving your needs.

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