When your case goes to appeal, you want an experienced, persuasive attorney on your side who has been there before and will give your argument a consistent and trusted voice.

Effective appellate advocacy requires the best in legal analysis, persuasive writing and careful research, blended with the judgment and experience to pursue a course of action that will give you the best chance to achieve the best result.

Crain Caton & James’ Houston appellate attorneys have appeared before the Texas Courts of Appeal and the Texas Supreme Court, as well as the U.S. Courts of Appeals, particularly the Fifth Circuit and the U.S. Supreme Court. We are also experienced in the mandamus procedures and are called on to assist in preserving client’s interests through mandamus to the courts of appeals.

Our experienced appellate attorneys have successfully briefed and argued cases dealing with such diverse issues as: