The District of Connecticut’s Appellate Division is led by Sandra S. Glover, who serves as Chief of Appeals, and Marc H. Silverman, who serves as Deputy Chief. The Appellate Division supervises all appeals arising out of the Criminal and Civil Divisions, ensuring that submissions to the United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit are of the highest quality. The Division assists with writing briefs and motions and preparing assistants for oral arguments before the Second Circuit. The Division also coordinates the approval process for government appeals, provides guidance on legal issues arising in criminal and civil cases, advises the Office of developments in the law, and assists in the formulation of Office policies that address the enforcement of that law.
Updated June 20, 2016