Appellate Law Section

The Appellate Law Section works to improve the practice of law in state and federal appellate courts. The section works with the courts to establish procedures that are clear, fair, and efficient. The section also provides educational programs for both appellate specialists and other lawyers to improve the quality of practice in appellate courts.


Michael Von Loewenfeldt

Michael Von Loewenfeldt

Wagstaffe, Von Loewenfeldt, Busch & Radwick
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Michelene Insalaco

Sucherman & Insalaco
Vice Chair

Executive Committee

Elizabeth Holt Andrews

Troutman Pepper Hamilton Sanders

David C. Casarrubias

Hanson Bridgett

Tiffany Gates

Attorney at Law

Shuray Ghorishi

Family Violence Appellate Project

Brian Goldman

Office of Governor Gavin Newsom

Susan Brandt-Hawley

Brandt-Hawley Law Group

Michelene Insalaco

Sucherman & Insalaco

Paul Killion

Duane Morris

Joshua Klein

California Department of Justice, Office of the Solicitor General

Aileen McGrath

Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld

Josephine K. Petrick

Hanson Bridgett

Adrienne Rogers

California Court of Appeal

Andrea Russi

Horvitz & Levy

Advisory Board

Hon. Victor Rodríguez

California Court of Appeal

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