TSH&D’s Appellate attorneys represent clients looking to uphold favorable decisions or overturn unfavorable judgments in state and federal courts. Maintaining a “big picture” litigation philosophy, we arm clients with thoughtful strategy and advice that enables you to protect and advance your legal interests.

We have successfully argued appeals in the Supreme Judicial Court, the Appeals Court, the First Circuit Court of Appeals and the Appellate Division of the District Court, as well as administrative agencies.

Our experience includes:

  • Evaluating potential appeals
  • Consulting on appellate procedure and brief drafting
  • Preparing effective and persuasive briefs
  • Oral arguments
  • Single justice appeals
  • G.L. c. 30A appeals
  • Applications for further appellate review


From analyzing legal issues to writing persuasive briefs and delivering effective oral arguments, TSH&D’s attorneys are skilled appellate advocates.

Practice Areas




White Collar
Criminal Defense