court of appeals

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court of appeals

n. any court (state or federal) which hears appeals from judgments and rulings of trial courts or lower appeals courts. (See: court)

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He is chair of the national appellate department of Greenberg Traurig, served as chair of Florida's first Appellate Certification Committee, and as charter president of the American Academy of Appellate Lawyers.
Cromer said she believed Ogden's ruling on Wednesday was wrong and said she will seek advice from the District Attorney's Office appellate department on what to do next.
With a staff of 110, Parker Waichman Alonso has numerous practice areas handling Personal Injury, Car Accidents/Auto Injury, Medical Malpractice, an Appellate Department, Nursing Home Negligence and Abuse, Social Security/Disability, Mass Tort, Construction Defects, Product Liability, Diseases, Food Poisoning, Veteran's Disability and Overtime and Wage Disputes.
Ezequiel Lugo is an associate in the appellate department of Butler, Pappas, Weihmuller, Katz and Craig, LLP.