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Appellate Division


The Appellate Division supervises all appellate litigation before the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals in cases involving the District of Nevada. Its responsibilities include filing briefs and presenting oral arguments. In addition, the Appellate Division coordinates with the Department of Justice and the Solicitor General on issues such as potential government appeals, deciding when to seek appellate review of trial level rulings adverse to the United States, petitions for rehearing en banc, and U.S. Supreme Court litigation.

For an up-date status and current docket information of cases before the Ninth Circuit you may visit the Ninth Circuit Web Site

Updated April 20, 2020