Browse Your Practice Area: 
Search Our Entire Catalog: 
My Account
 Catalog Online CLE Course Calendar Webcasts Podcasts Webinar E-Docs Pubs HelpLog In | Sign UpPrinter Friendly
Your shopping cart is empty 
Civil Litigation
Video Replay
Video Replay
Writing Appellate Briefs
2 Total CLE credits (No Ethics)
Product №:8057V
Register Now
Tell a Friend
  Item Description | Credit Information | Tuition | Faculty | Dates & Locations
Item Description Back to top
Learn what must be in an appellate brief
  • Understand the structure of a proper appellate brief
  • Review the rules of brief writing
  • Recognize the courtís scope and standard of review

Learn how to write briefs that persuade
  • Choose the best issues if you are the appellant
  • Effectively defend the trial court result if you are the appellee
  • Demonstrate to the appellate judges that your argument is right
  • Simplify a complicated case

Hear from appellate judges and experienced appellate advocates
  • Find out what judges like to see and what they donít want to see
  • Learn about the psychology of appellate litigation
  • Benefit from the experience of seasoned appellate advocates so you donít have to learn the hard way
  • Get practical drafting tips
  • Listen as the attorneys and judges discuss what makes a winning brief

PBI is pleased to cosponsor this program with the Appellate Advocacy Committee of the Litigation Section of the PBA

Course Planners: David R. Fine, Esq., Kandice Kerwin Hull, Esq.

Course Materials

One copy of the course materials is included in your registration. These materials are not available for separate purchase.


Credit Information Back to top
2 Total CLE credits (No Ethics)

Dates & Locations Back to top
Please note: Check-in begins 30 minutes prior to every event.
LocationStart TimeEnd Time 
  • PBI Professional Development Conference Center
    Heinz 57 Center, 339 Sixth Ave., 7th Floor, Pittsburgh, PA
Thu, 9:00A
Sep 4, 2014
Thu, 11:00A
Sep 4, 2014

TuitionBack to top
  • Members--PA or any co. bar assn.
  • Nonmember

Faculty Back to top
David R. Fine, Esq., K&L Gates LLP, Harrisburg
Kandice Kerwin Hull, Esq., McNees Wallace & Nurick, LLC, Harrisburg
Hon. Mary Hannah Leavitt, Commonwealth Court of Pennsylvania, Harrisburg
Hon. David N. Wecht, Superior Court of Pennsylvania, Pittsburgh
Users who bought this Video Replay also bought... Back to top
Electronic Document
Pretrial Preparation in Police Misconduct Cases
from "Police Misconduct: Defending Criminal Cases in Pennsylvania," PBI. No. 5174
Online Seminar
Bob Dylan and the Art of Taking Legal Ethics Seriously
Online Seminar
How to Be a Lawyer 102
Online Seminar
Actions to Quiet Title: The Whens, Whys & Hows
Online Seminar
Ethical Considerations for Marketing Your Law Practice with Social Networking Sites
Contact us at (800) 932-4637
Email us at
Having trouble using this site?
Help us improve
Powered by Legalspan