Appellate Practice

Some cases are not over when the trial ends. This is when it is critical to have a lawyer who understands the intricacies of appellate practice.

Axley’s experienced appellate attorneys have successfully represented a wide range of clients before:
  • Wisconsin Court of Appeals
  • Wisconsin Supreme Court
  • Seventh Circuit Court of Appeals
  • United States Supreme Court

Our sophisticated appellate group knows how to navigate through the appellate system, and we have litigated cases that have literally changed the law in the state of Wisconsin. Our clients demand the best when the stakes are high. Axley appellate attorneys rise to that challenge in this most demanding practice area.

Client Successes

Some of our past experience in the field.
Obtained Summary Judgment on Behalf of Insurer in Wisconsin Bad Faith Action
Obtained summary judgment on behalf of insurer in Wisconsin bad faith action arising out of the homeowner’s misrepresentations concerning sale of a multi-million dollar property.  Dismissal affirmed on appeal.
Justin Lessner
Appellate Practice, Litigation
Successfully Represented Court of Appeals Before Wisconsin Supreme Court
Successfully represented the Court of Appeals, District IV and secured a Wisconsin Supreme Court decision affirming the Court of Appeals’ decision in In re Matter of State v. Buchanan, 2013 WI 31, 346 Wis. 2d 735, 828 N.W.2d 847.
Tyler Wilkinson
Appellate Practice, Litigation
Appellate Advocacy - U.S. Supreme Court
Assisted in the preparation of Respondent’s Brief on the Merits in the United States Supreme Court case of Wisconsin Department of Corrections v. Schacht, 524 U.S. 381, 118 S. Ct. 2047, 141 L.Ed.2d 364 (1998)
Kevin Trost
Appellate Practice

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