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Appellate Division

The Appellate Division is responsible for writing appellate briefs and presenting oral argument before the First Circuit Court of Appeals. Other responsibilities include keeping AUSAs informed of changes and developments in the law, providing legal advice to Civil and Criminal Division AUSAs and to the United States Attorney, determining whether to file government appeals, reviewing district court filings on significant points of law, and participating in the formulation of policy.

Updated January 27, 2015