Appellate Advocacy

Hand Arendallís Appellate Advocacy Practice Team is comprised of skilled litigators who have extensive appellate experience in both the state and federal court systems. Members of the Appellate Advocacy Practice Team handle complex and diverse appellate matters, including cases tried by Hand Arendall lawyers and cases tried by other firms. Additionally, our appellate attorneys are regularly consulted throughout the litigation process to provide support in the form of strategy and written advocacy. The attorneys in our Appellate Advocacy Practice Team also have significant experience in preparing amicus briefs on behalf of trade associations and other interested organizations.

Our attorneys are equipped to handle every aspect of an appeal and have a proven track record.

Hand Arendall has long tradition of encouraging law students in their development of appellate advocacy skills. The firm annually presents the Hand Arendall Award for excellence in appellate advocacy at the University of Alabama School of Law and at Cumberland School of Law.

For more information about the Appellate Advocacy Practice Team, please contact practice team leader Windy Bitzer or another member of the Practice Team.

Firm News

Thursday, Dec 14th, 2017

We are pleased to announce Hand Arendall and Harrison Sale McCloy will combine effective January 1, 2018 to form a southern, regional law firm with approximately 85 lawyers.

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Tuesday, Nov 28th, 2017
Client Alert: Wire Instruction Fraud

One emerging cyber scheme involves the manipulation of wire transfer information. Are you at risk?

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Thursday, Aug 31st, 2017
Mobile Office Location Announces Move

Hand Arendall will be relocating its current Mobile offices to Merchants Plaza renewing its commitment to downtown Mobile.

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Thursday, Aug 24th, 2017
Hand Arendall Recognized in Chambers USA

The Firm was recognized as a top firm in Banking & Finance and Labor & Employment. Also, Preston Bolt, Ginger Gaddy and Nick Greenwood were all recognized by the publication as top attorneys in public finance.

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Sunday, Aug 20th, 2017
Witcher Quoted in Business Alabama

Member James Witcher is quoted in the August 2017 Business Alabama article When Data Balloons, So Can Law Costs.

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