Our appellate attorneys also play critical and strategic roles at the trial level, particularly in mass actions and multidistrict litigation. We collaborate extensively with our veteran litigators to help “appeal-proof” trial proceedings and steer outcomes before the final verdict, adding value to our clients’ commitment and trust in our trial advocacy.
Known for decades as a formidable presence in the country’s most contentious litigation venues, our Appellate Practice Group uses its on-the-ground advantage to work with national clients of all sizes to obtain and preserve favorable courtroom outcomes. We handle appellate issues across virtually every legal discipline and myriad industries, including:
Bradley’s reputation for value-driven litigation excellence has long attracted top talent to the firm, which is most noticeable in the composition of our deep bench of attorneys with significant appellate experience. Among Bradley lawyers are:
At the U.S. Supreme Court level, Bradley attorneys have clerked for five different justices – Chief Justice Burger and Justices Powell, Kennedy, and Souter. Other firm lawyers have served as clerks to distinguished judges on the U.S. Courts of Appeals for the Second, Fourth, Fifth, Sixth, Ninth, and Eleventh Circuits, as well as jurists on the Alabama, Florida, Mississippi, and Tennessee supreme courts. The insights gained by their collective experiences provide our litigation clients with valuable insider perspectives into the workings, preferences, and nuances of the appellate process as it plays out today in courtrooms across the country.