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In the heat of battle at trial, it can be challenging to remember that the legal war may not end with the trial court’s judgment. If the parties choose to fight on, another battlefield awaits them at the appellate level, and final victory ultimately may depend upon the record created and preserved for appeal. The best lawyers on the front lines develop an appellate battle plan early in the campaign and follow it throughout the trial. They also know when to “call in the cavalry” of appellate...

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