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Synonyms for appeal

Synonyms for appeal

an earnest or urgent request

an application to a higher authority, as for sanction or a decision

to make an earnest or urgent request

to bring an appeal or request, for example, to the attention of

to make application to a higher authority, as to a court of law


to direct or impel to oneself by some quality or action

Synonyms for appeal

attractiveness that interests or pleases or stimulates

(law) a legal proceeding in which the appellant resorts to a higher court for the purpose of obtaining a review of a lower court decision and a reversal of the lower court's judgment or the granting of a new trial

request for a sum of money

take a court case to a higher court for review

Related Words

request earnestly (something from somebody)

challenge (a decision)

cite as an authority

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I then include a short conclusion in each section intended to summarize what the information in that group means to the appellate brief writer.
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The brief described in these early books--at least the argument portion--sounds much like the table of contents of a modem appellate brief.
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All too often appellate briefs read like a simple rewrite of memoranda previously filed with the trial court, and do not specifically address, or properly relate to, the applicable appellate standards.
Geer on the North Carolina Court of Appeals, for a strong appellate brief writing.
The federal appellate courts have an excellent system to remind counsel of the importance of the standard of review: The Federal Rules of Appellate Procedure require a clear articulation of the standard in the appellate brief.
The packet contains Travelers documents from 1997 to 2004, key court documents, the deposition and deposition summary of Travelers's insurance expert, a full trial transcript, and the defendants' appellate brief.
Winners of the High School Appellate Brief Writing Competition also presented oral arguments at the Supreme Court, at which Chief Justice Harry Lee Anstead and Justice Fred Lewis presided.
The company also reported that it expects to file the opening appellate brief in its ongoing patent infringement litigation against RJ Reynolds on or before September 10th as the brief is due on that date.
57) What Macbeth said about life is probably true for the impact of appellate brief readability on the outcome of an appeal: "sound and fury/Signifying nothing.
He received numerous academic awards, including the Scribes Award for Legal Writing, Salem Award for Writing on Civil Rights, Best Appellate Brief Award, and Paul K.