Langley & Banack’s appellate attorneys have a long history of success in state and federal appellate courts throughout Texas and beyond. Our lawyers have extensive appellate representation and support experience in a wide variety of litigation, including business, complex commercial, personal injury, professional responsibility, malpractice, trust and estate, family law, class action, oil and gas, and bankruptcy.
The appellate team provides both written and oral argument expertise in appeals and original proceedings. They offer assistance with error preservation and drafting legal documents, such as trial pleadings; appellate briefs; pretrial through post-judgment motions, responses, and replies; jury charges; settlements; and judgments. Our appellate lawyers are skilled legal analysts and researchers, who regularly enhance strategy development; tackle complex discovery, class certification, jurisdiction and venue matters; and aid in alternate dispute resolution and settlement.
Involving Langley & Banack’s appellate lawyers at the early stages of litigation ensures a smooth transition in the event of an appeal. They assist trial counsel in crafting a litigation strategy that attempts to lay the strongest possible foundation for appellate success. The steadfast cooperation between our trial and appellate attorneys allows Langley & Banack to deliver a cohesive litigation strategy through the entire course of a lawsuit.
Our appellate practice is also a quick study and regularly accepts appellate litigation referrals from a select group of trial-focused law firms. If your law firm would prefer to have Langley & Banack’s appellate team prepare or defend an appeal, please contact our practice group chairs for firm referrals.