Appellate Practice Section
The Appellate Practice Section of the Idaho State Bar offers representation and services to both civil and criminal attorneys who practice before state and federal appellate courts. The section meets quarterly (April, June, September and December) at 12:00 p.m. noon (MT) at The Law Center, 525 W. Jefferson Street in Boise. Participation via telephone conference is also available.
Christine M. Salmi
Jessica Marie Lorello
Rachel Anne Murphy
William Christopher Pooser
At Large Council Members
Stephen Lee Adams
Brian Vernon Church
At Large Council Members (cont'd)
Kimberly Ann Coster
Brian Richard Dickson
Syrena Case Hargrove
Stephen Wood Kenyon
Debora Kathleen Kristensen
If you are interested in joining the Appellate Practice Section, please complete the Section Registration Form and return with payment to Dayna Ferrero at the Idaho State Bar, PO Box 895, Boise, Idaho 83701. Membership dues are as follows:
2016 Standard Membership Dues: $25
Attorneys Admitted to ISB Less Than 3 Years: $10
Law Students: FREE
The Idaho Appellate Handbook, 4th Edition, is now available for purchase. Prices are $100.00 for section members and $150.00 for non-section members. To purchase, fill out the Publication Order Form and submit with appropriate payment.
Please note that the Idaho Supreme Court has recently amended the Idaho Appellate Rules. These updates were made pursuant to Orders issued on September 1, 2015 and December 29, 2015, available here:
IAR Order 9-1-15
IAR Order 12-29-15
The Appellate Practice Section meets quarterly on the second Thursday of April, June, September and December at 12:00 p.m. noon (MT) at The Law Center, 525 W. Jefferson Street in Boise. Participation via telephone conference is also available. Dates for upcoming meetings are listed below.
April 13, 2017
June 8, 2017
September 14, 2017
December 14, 2017
To participate in the next scheduled meeting, you may RSVP at least 24-hours in advance, via email to Dayna Ferrero - please specify if you will be attending in person or via telephone conference. A meeting agenda and/or any additional materials (if available) will be provided to all participants via email prior to the meeting and posted online for reference. NOTE: Section meeting dates/location are subject to change.
September 10, 2015 - Canceled
December 10, 2015 - AGENDA
April 14, 2016 - AGENDA / MATERIALS
June 9, 2016 - Canceled (Section will hold a breakfast reception on July 15 at 7:00 a.m. in conjunction with the ISB Annual Meeting)
September 8, 2016 - AGENDA / MATERIALS
December 8, 2016 - AGENDA / POWERPOINT / HANDOUT
July 9, 2015 - Council Meeting
June 11, 2015
May 14, 2015
April 9, 2015 - Annual Meeting
March 12, 2015
February 12, 2015
January 8, 2015 - Council Meeting
December 11, 2014
November 13, 2014 - Council Meeting
October 9, 2014
September 25, 2014- Council Meeting
August 14, 2014
July 7, 2014 - Council Meeting
June 12, 2014
May 5, 2014 - Council Meeting
April 7, 2014 - Organizational Meeting
October 9, 2014
Hon. Gerald F. Schroeder - Effective Appellate Argument
August 14, 2014
Hon. Daniel T. Eismann, Idaho Supreme Court - What is a Judgment?
The Appellate Practice Section of the Idaho State Bar presents information on this web site as a service to our members and others who provide legal services to or are interested in the field of appellate law. Our goal is to provide information, education and networking in this complex area of the law.
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