Appeal killers

WEBINAR—The Appeal Killers: Ways To Avoid Dooming Your Appeal Before You Even Get There

There are numerous procedural traps in the trial court that can doom a case’s chances of success on appeal.  On July 11, 2024, at 12:30 pm, appellate lawyers Alana Rotter and Jeff Gurrola will present a 1-hour webinar offering tips on avoiding these traps, including:

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Whether on appeal, assisting trial counsel, or advising government officials contemplating legislative action, GMSR provides unique insight into the complex laws that impact public entities.

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