Appellate argument is often the last opportunity an attorney has to influence the outcome of the case. Appellate judges are perhaps experts as to what is effective, and what is simply a waste of time. As part of its judicial profile feature, The Recorder has collected the following words of wisdom from well-respected appellate level judges on the do's and don'ts of oral argument.
Your Skills: Oral Argument Tips From the Bench
August 2, 2013