court of appeals

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  • noun

Synonyms for court of appeals

a court whose jurisdiction is to review decisions of lower courts or agencies

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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.
Hegemier, a partner at Shustak Frost & Partners, heads the Firm's Appellate Department.
At the time of his appointment to the court, he was a partner at the firm and headed the appellate department.
During his career on the bench, Peck served as presiding judge in 1985 and 1986, and later as presiding judge of the appellate department of the court, and as a general trial, juvenile court and juvenile dependency judge.
He served as Presiding Judge of the Appellate Department and was a justice pro tempore for the Court of Appeal, where he initiated a settlement conference program for appellate matters.
appointed Luesebrink to the Superior Court where he served in the civil, criminal and family law panels, and as Presiding Judge in the Appellate Department.