Q: My brother just got sentenced, how do I go about filing an appeal? Or what do we need to do?
Would we be able to hire a lawyer to do an appeal on his case?
A: Your brother will have 30 days to file a Notice of Appeal. Although your brother has the right to file an appeal on his own, it is advisable to hire an attorney to assist him with this so that he does not miss deadlines and/ or other rules that are in place for appeals.
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