FAQs

These frequently asked questions (FAQs) address questions our clients might have about CAL's operation and the appeals process.  For a more thorough treatment of these and other issues, please consult our brochure, Your Appeal, which is provided to each client upon assignment. 

The Appeals Process in the Appellate Division, First Department

How long will my appeal take?
Is there anything I should avoid doing because it might cause delay?
Is there any danger my appeal will be dismissed due to delay?
What will happen when my minutes are complete?
How do I communicate with my attorney?
Can I get a copy of my transcript?