Illinois civil appeals encompass a wide variety of cases. Essentially, any direct appeal other than in a criminal case falls under the civil appeal umbrella. In fact, post-conviction petitions and writs of habeas corpus are civil proceedings. Litigants that are unsuccessful in trials involving family law, negligence, medical malpractice, business litigation, contract disputes, and any other civil case may appeal if they lose at trial. If you need help from an experienced civil appellate attorney in Illinois contact us today!
Criminal appeals occur one of two ways. The first occurs when the State files an interlocutory appeal after losing a pre-trial motion. The other way is after a defendant is convicted following a trial. Jaleel Law P.C. knows what it takes to win we are led by a former appellate prosecutor who knows what your opponent on appeal is thinking and what their course of action will be on appeal. If you have any questions about appeal contact an experienced Illinois criminal appellate attorney