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Q: Rules for filing an appearance in a matter on appeal. Appearance filing needed in appeal case by circuit attorney?

Matter on appeal (interlocutory and final order). Does circuit case counsel file appearance in appellate case or not? Is the attorney’s appearance filing in the circuit case automatically applied in the appeal case without that attorney or other filing an appearance in the appeal case in the appellate court?

1 Lawyer Answer
Marilyn  Johnson
Marilyn Johnson
  • Appeals & Appellate Lawyer
  • Orland Park, IL

A: An appearance must be filed in the appellate court case.

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