Effective (and Ineffective) Appellate Practice – Tips from the Bench and Bar

Alabama State Bar 2021 Annual Meeting



Thursday, July 15, 2021
11:00 AM-11:50 AM CST

The Grand Hotel
Point Clear, AL

What makes an appellate argument truly stand out–for good or ill–to an appellate court? In this panel discussion and short but entertaining mock oral argument, members of the state and federal appellate courts, and experienced appellate litigators, share often-forgotten tips (and warnings) designed to help ensure that your argument is presented well–and is memorable for the right reasons.

Other Speakers: 

Chief Judge Bill Pryor, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit
Justice Jay Mitchell, Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of Alabama