Appellate

Appellate Insights for Texas Lawyers

May 20, 2022 | Live

Course Materials:

“Pulling Oxen from Ditches: Complaints You Can First Raise Post-Trial or On Appeal” – Steve Hayes
Presentation
Paper

“Strategic Use of Mandamus Proceedings” – Lisa Hobbs
Presentation
Paper


Appellate Lessons From Legal Insiders: How Appellate Practitioners Can Add Value to In-House Counsel

May 17, 2022 | Zoom

Course Materials:

For Whom You Are Writing
The Core of Trial Strategy


Survey of Mandamus Decisions 

March 3, 2022 | Zoom

Presentation by Justice Douglas S. Lang (Fmr.), moderated by Haleigh Jones
PPT Pesentation
SMU Law Review Article

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A Fresh Look at Civil Appeals 

April 15, 2021 | Zoom

AGENDA

“The Texas Rules of Pandemic Procedure: How COVID-19 Changed (and Didn’t Change) Litigation Across the State” by Kirk Cooper
Cooper Presentation

“Charging Ahead” by Hon. Tonya Parker & Retired Chief Justice Catherine M. Stone
Parker Paper
Stone Presentation

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Appeals from the Rio Grande Valley:
A State Bar Civil and Criminal Appellate Webinar

October 20, 2020 | Zoom

“Common Problem Areas in Civil Appeals: Adventures in Keeping Appeals on Track & Derailing Others” by Joseph Vale
Vale Presentation
Vale Paper

“Ethics in Appeals” by Scott Clark
Clark Presentation
Clark Paper

“How to Take Your Appeal to the Next Level: Appeal Advocacy That Hits Home” by Cynthia Orr
Orr Presentation
Orr Paper