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Appellate Musings

Does Patience Pay Off?

Tuesday, September 5, 2023Allison Jones

From the Clerk's Office

Interesting and informative information at the Fifth Circuit Clerk's website,

The Life of An Appeal in the Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals

Wednesday, August 9, 2023The Clerk's Office

Appellate Strategies

Tackling Voluminous Records - Practice Tips for Appellants

Monday, August 28, 2023Samantha Kuhn, Assistant Public Defender, Eastern District of Louisiana

No Lax Facts: Effective Presentation of Facts in Appellate Briefs

Monday, July 31, 2023by David Coale, Lynn Pinker Hurst & Schwegmann LLP, Dallas, Texas

Appellate Toolkit: Amicus Briefs

Thursday, April 20, 2023Shayna Proler

How to Write Good

Thursday, March 30, 2023Ed Walters

Appellate Counsel at Trial

Tuesday, February 28, 2023Martin A. Stern

Drafting the Issue

Drafting Issues Statements

Wednesday, November 30, 2022Nico Caluda

Preparing for Oral Argument

Reflections on a First Oral Argument

Wednesday, June 28, 2023Kimberly Golden Gore

Preparing for Oral Argument - Review, Rehearse, Refine, Repeat

Friday, January 27, 2023Peter M. Mansfield

Preparing for oral argument

Wednesday, November 30, 2022Raffi Melkonian

How do you prepare for oral argument

Tuesday, October 18, 2022Thomas M. Flanagan

Preparing for Oral Argument

Tuesday, October 18, 2022David Coale

Preparing for Oral Argument

Tuesday, October 18, 2022Stephanie F. Cagniart

Supreme Court

Reflections on a Recent Supreme Court Argument

Thursday, April 20, 2023Aaron Streett