Criminal Appeals

Massachusetts Criminal Appeals Lawyer

Robert J. Wheeler, Jr. is a Boston criminal defense attorney who has had remarkable success in handling Massachusetts appeals over the course of more than 30 years. When one appeals a case, one is asking a higher court to review and reconsider a decision of a lower court.

Here in Massachusetts, many different kinds of criminal appeals are heard in the Appeals Court. In certain cases, such as those involving first-degree murder convictions, an appeal will go directly to the Supreme Judicial Court, the highest court in our Commonwealth. If you are unhappy with a case result, speak with a Boston appellate attorney like Robert Wheeler.

Boston Criminal Appellate Attorney

Criminal appellate work requires a thorough understanding of legal intricacies, particularly those involving constitutional law. There is an extremely wide variety of potential appellate issues, and the issues to be raised will depend on the case. A good appellate lawyer will review your case with a careful eye, meticulously combing the transcripts for potential errors. Such errors may not be easy for a novice to detect, which is why Robert Wheeler, with decades of experience in the field, has been so successful in handling Massachusetts appeals.

Robert J. Wheeler, Jr. tailors appellate briefs to the unique facts of his clients’ cases. He does not attach boilerplate legal argument but seeks out cases that are factually similar to those present in his clients’ cases. Higher courts value precedent, which means that decided cases tend to supply the bases for later cases. In this way, Attorney Wheeler’s remarkable attention to detail becomes invaluable to his clients.

Results in Massachusetts Appeals

Appeals involve both writing of briefs and oral argument. Attorney Wheeler writes persuasively and clearly, and he is an exceptionally articulate and aggressive verbal advocate. This combination of skills makes Attorney Wheeler a strong Massachusetts criminal appellate attorney.

Robert J. Wheeler, Jr. has been successful in getting numerous convictions reversed and sentences reduced. This serves as a testament to his capabilities. If you would like to appeal a criminal case, do not hesitate to contact Attorney Wheeler today.

Law Offices of Robert J. Wheeler, Jr. (617) 973 5858

Call the Law Offices of Robert J. Wheeler, Jr. if you would like to speak with one of the most experienced appeals attorneys in Massachusetts. Attorney Wheeler’s office, located in downtown Boston, can be reached at (617) 973 5858. His office welcomes you to call at any time, and you will be able to reach a live person 24 hours a day and 7 days a week. Robert Wheeler’s practice focuses exclusively on criminal defense, and Attorney Wheeler provides the best possible representation in all kinds of criminal cases. Robert Wheeler has substantial expertise in all areas of criminal defense, including: