At Elizabeth Franklin-Best, we understand the complexities of federal appeals and have a track record of success in representing clients throughout Arizona. With a deep understanding of the federal appeals process, we are equipped to handle even the most challenging cases.

Whether you are seeking to overturn a conviction, reduce a sentence, or seek relief from other adverse rulings, we are here to help. Our team of federal appeal lawyers will work tirelessly to develop a strong legal strategy tailored to your specific case, keeping you informed every step of the way.

Don’t wait to secure the skilled representation you need for your federal criminal appeal in Arizona. Contact us today to schedule a free consultation and take the first step toward a favorable outcome.

Arizona Federal Crime Rates and Appeals

If you suspect that your loved one may have been adversely affected by Arizona’s federal criminal justice system, it’s important to educate yourself on the facts. By gaining a deeper understanding of the system, you can better navigate the challenges you may be facing and work towards a positive outcome for your loved one.

According to the 2021 Federal Sentencing Statistics, in the fiscal year 2021, there were 4,371 federal criminal cases in Arizona, making up 7.6% of all cases.

Of these cases:

  • 4,307 were felonies, and 53 were misdemeanors
  • 4,354 individuals entered a plea of guilty, while 17 went to trial
  • 90 federal appeals were filed

By understanding these statistics, you can move forward with the appeals process with confidence.

Helpful Federal Appeals Resources in Arizona

There are many resources available to those seeking help with their federal appeals in Arizona.

Arizona Law Libraries

You can access information in the Arizona law libraries to learn more about the federal appeals process. Visit the libraries to utilize the free resources and ask staff members questions.

United States Courts Website

The United States Courts website provides information on the federal judiciary, including the Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeals, which covers Arizona. The website offers resources such as court forms, rules, and procedures to help individuals better understand the federal appeals process and requirements.

Federal Inmate Search

The Federal Bureau of Prisons (BOP) website offers a mobile-friendly search tool to help locate a specific inmate in their custody. By providing the inmate’s name or register number, you can access information such as their current location, release date, and contact information for the institution where they are housed. This resource can be especially helpful for loved ones searching for an incarcerated family member or friend.

Our Federal Appeals Practice Areas

At Elizabeth Franklin-Best, we understand that a federal conviction is life-changing. We are committed to providing comprehensive and effective legal representation in various federal appeals practice areas. Our team deeply understands the nuances of federal law and the complex appeals process.

Below are some of the areas our firm handles:

Our firm boasts a track record of successful representative cases for federal appeals cases in Arizona. Our approach focuses on meticulous case analysis, exhaustive research, and persuasive argumentation, ensuring the best possible outcome for clients. If you have a case you want us to review, contact us today for an honest evaluation.

FAQ: Arizona Federal Appeals

How long does a federal appeal in Arizona take?

The length of a federal appeal in Arizona can vary depending on a number of factors, including the complexity of the case, the number of issues raised on appeal, and the backlog of cases at the appellate court. In general, however, the appeals process can take several months to several years to complete.

Can I represent myself in a federal appeal in Arizona?

While it is possible to represent yourself in a federal appeal in Arizona, it is not recommended. The appeals process can be complex and technical, and an experienced appeals lawyer can help you navigate the process and maximize your chances of success. It is important to note that if you choose to represent yourself, you will be held to the same standards as a licensed attorney, and mistakes or oversights could harm your case.

What are the grounds for a federal appeal in Arizona?

The grounds for a federal appeal in Arizona can vary depending on the specific circumstances of the case. Common grounds for appeal include errors in the admission or exclusion of evidence, errors in jury instructions, mistakes made during the sentencing phase, or violations of constitutional rights.

Appeal With Confidence — Contact Our Arizona Appellate Lawyers

If you are considering a federal appeal in Arizona, it is essential to have skilled legal representation on your side. Our experienced team of Arizona appellate lawyers is here to help you navigate the appeals process with confidence and ease.

We understand the challenges of federal appeals and are devoted to representing clients throughout Arizona. We will work closely with you to understand the specific details of your case and develop a tailored legal strategy designed to achieve the best possible outcome.

With our extensive knowledge of federal appeals law and procedures, we can help you avoid common pitfalls and make the most compelling arguments on your behalf. We are committed to keeping you informed throughout the appeals process and will work tirelessly to protect your rights and interests.

Don’t wait to secure the high-quality legal representation you need for your federal appeal in Arizona. Contact us today to schedule a free consultation and take the first step toward a successful appeal.