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Allen Matkins assists clients in all forms of appeal and writ proceedings, including federal and state courts of appeal, supreme courts, and administrative tribunals.

In addition to handling litigation matters through trial to final judgment, our attorneys are experienced in managing the complete appellate process. This process usually involves the preparation and filing of a detailed record of the underlying trial court action together with extensive written legal argument. In some cases, the process of seeking appellate court review requires the filing of various petitions seeking extraordinary relief.

Allen Matkins has been successful in numerous reported appellate cases covering all types of subject matter. We provide our clients with advice and counsel regarding:

  • Appeals in State and Federal Courts
  • Extraordinary Writs
  • Administrative Writs
  • Motions
  • Advising Clients to Maximize Success on Appeal
  • Negotiation of Settlement When Appropriate


The Recorder named Berg & Berg Enterprises, LLP v. City of San Jose to its list of California's Million Dollar Verdicts (2012) - Robert R. Moore and Michael J. Betz served as Plaintiff's attorneys

Benchmark: Plaintiff recognized Marshall C. Wallace as Local Litigation Star in California in 2013.