Appeals

Aggressive New York Appellate Attorneys

The Law Offices of Sanford F. Young, P.C. is featured as one of New York’s most renowned appellate law firms. Mr. Young and his staff have represented hundreds of appellants and respondents in all levels of the New York State and New York City appellate courts and the federal United States Court of Appeals.

Since 1978, Mr. Young and his staff have handled more than 400 appellate matters in all areas of civil litigation at every appellate court level, including the New York State Court of Appeals, Appellate Division, Appellate Term and New York City Board of Standards, and Appeals, as well as the United States Circuit Court of Appeals for the Second and Third Circuits, which hear appeals from the federal United States District Courts sitting in New York State, New Jersey, and elsewhere in the New York metropolitan area.

Appellants seeking to overturn an unfavorable lower court order, decision, verdict, or judgment, as well as respondents and appellees wishing to uphold a lower court success, turn to Mr. Young to take on their appeals.

Appellate Motions

In addition to his many successful appeals, Mr. Young has handled hundreds of appellate motions, such as post-decision motions made on behalf of clients and lawyers who have lost their first appeal and seek to take their case to New York’s highest court, the New York Court of Appeals. Other appellate motions may seek interim relief, such as an order staying the effect of a judgment. Mr. Young wrote the authoritative article on how to seek permission to appeal cases from the intermediate appellate courts to the Court of Appeals (NY Bar Journal / March 1999).

Litigants and Lawyers Need an Objective Appellate Lawyer

Mr. Young is called upon by lawyers and clients who recognize how important it is to consult an experienced and successful appellate practitioner who is willing to take a fresh look at their case, give a truthful and objective analysis of what happened in the trial or motion court, and explain the pros and cons of taking further appellate steps. With his dual concentration in complex litigation and appeals, Mr. Young has the unique background and experience to assess what occurred and suggest and implement strategies for going forward.

Hundreds of Mr. Young’s Cases Have Been Reported

Mr. Young’s appellate successes are regularly reported in official case reporters that are available online and in law libraries. Many have been reported on the front page of the New York Law Journal. His cases have been cited as legal precedents in hundreds of cases by other lawyers and judges. Among those successes are cases where Mr. Young was able to obtain new trials for clients who suffered an unfavorable jury verdict or unreasonably low damages. Mr. Young’s successes include cases involving personal injury, negligence, legal malpractice, medical malpractice, product liability, fraud, wrongful death, commercial law, breach of contract, business torts, covenants not to compete, real estate, mortgage foreclosures, landlord tenant, employment law, attorneys fees and practice, indemnity, insurance, domestic relations, alimony, matrimonial, divorce, and civil rights.

Contact Our New York Lawyers

If you are seeking advice or representation for a litigation matter or any civil appeal, please contact the Law Offices of Sanford F. Young. Our firm serves clients in New York City, the New York-New Jersey metropolitan area, throughout New York State, and Northern and Central New Jersey, and can be reached by calling 212.227.9755, by e-mail, or by filling out the in-take form on our Contact Us page. Our offices are located in the financial district of Manhattan, near Wall Street, across from New York’s City Hall, and around the corner from the World Trade Center site, and easily accessible by public transportation or car.