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Michigan Appellate Handbook, Third Edition

Get a guided tour inside the Michigan appellate courts, revealing how the courts work, how the judges and justices operate, and how to increase your odds of success at every stage of an appeal. Includes insider practice tips and expert advice on strategy and procedure.

With this book, you'll be able to

  • Prepare the best case for appeal, starting in the court below
  • Evaluate your prospects of success on appeal
  • Get an expedited appeal when necessary
  • Seek or provide amicus support
  • Understand special considerations in criminal appeals

Includes key forms, checklists, sample briefs and motions, and an easy-reference chart of SCAO and other standard court forms.

668 pages, 1-volume, 7x10 paperback. Includes a download of forms. Current to 01/01/18. Next update February 2021. Subscription service available.

Fully searchable and continually updated. Citations link to Michigan caselaw, statutes, and court rules. Includes online index, downloadable forms, and summary of changes. Price is for a one-year subscription.