Unfortunately, there is no guarantee that a victory at the trial court level will end the litigation. Often, if a client prevails on summary judgment or at trial, the opponent will appeal. That is why it is not enough to just prepare a case to win at the trial court level. The appeals lawyers of Kaufman, Nichols & Kaufman also prepare every case for a successful appeal.
Establishing the foundation for success, the firm’s appellate attorneys carefully create a trial court record composed of all the material factual and legal issues pertaining to the case. In the event either side appeals, this record gives the firm’s clients a better chance of success at every level. The firm’s approach is unique among litigation firms in the Ogden region. The attorneys of Kaufman, Nichols & Kaufman do not bet their clients’ success on one judge or jury.
Once on appeal, clients can rely on the firm’s extensive experience of successfully representing client interests. Whether the case is a straightforward appeal requiring standard appellate briefing and oral argument or is a unique situation requiring extraordinary writs, emergency relief, and the like, the firm’s attorneys understand how to effectively navigate the appellate process for the client’s benefit.
Even if the firm was not involved in the initial case, Kaufman, Nichols & Kaufman can handle the appeal. If you have lost a lawsuit, talk to our appellate attorneys about how they can handle the appeals process. An experienced lawyer will thoroughly analyze the case and provide an honest assessment of the chance of winning in any state or federal appeals court. The firm’s experienced attorneys understand the process and the strategies required for a successful appeal.