Dedicated New Orleans Lawyers
Chehardy Sherman Williams appellate attorneys are exceptionally skilled
at conducting sophisticated legal analysis and have repeatedly demonstrated
a mastery of the art of persuasive legal writing and effective oral advocacy.
Our appellate attorneys brief and argue cases at all levels of state and
federal court, and they prepare
amicus curiae briefs on matters of significant interest to clients of the firm.
Years of Legal Experience
Chehardy Sherman Williams appellate attorneys have appeared and argued
in the U.S. Fifth Circuit Court of Appeal, the Louisiana Supreme Court
and various Louisiana intermediate courts of appeal.
Our New Orleans lawyers have worked on appeals involving a wide array of
legal issues in several areas of law, including:
- Labor and employment
- Class action certification
- Toxic tort and personal injury
- Business and commercial matters
Should I Hire a Lawyer?
Our firm’s appellate attorneys work with trial counsel to identify
the salient legal issues most likely to resonate with appellate court
judges and to frame those issues in the best light possible for the client.
We also have extensive trial litigation experience. Chehardy Sherman Williams’
attorneys have prepared and argued pre-trial motions for summary judgment,
motions to exclude evidence, motions for class certification, and post-trial
motions. Our trial experience deepens our appreciation for the nuances
of trial, enhances our ability to communicate with trial counsel, and
serves as a foundation upon which to hone our skills for identifying and
presenting the important issues on appeal in a thoughtful and cogent manner.
Our appellate attorneys are well-equipped to handle appeals of matters
that have been tried by other attorneys, as well as matters tried by Chehardy
Sherman Williams trial litigators.
Contact us today at (504) 217-2006 to schedule an