You may have the right to appeal your conviction and sentence, regardless of whether you were found guilty at trial or if you plead guilty. Just because you have been sentenced does not mean you must stop fighting. The federal criminal direct appeals lawyers at the Philadelphia, Pennsylvania office of The Zeiger Firm understand federal appellate law and can help you in the Third Circuit Court of Appeals. Many individuals want a fresh set of eyes to review their conviction to determine the appellate issues the Third Circuit Court of Appeals might consider reversing the conviction or reducing the sentence imposed by the judge. Our federal criminal direct appeals attorneys can help you.
Unlike at a trial, on appeal, the issue in an appeal to the 3rd Circuit Court of Appeals generally is whether the trial court made a legal error that affected the verdict or the sentence in your case. If the mistake was important, the conviction or sentence may be reversed, or a new trial could be awarded. Or, if the Judge made other errors, you could be entitled to a new sentencing hearing or the sentence could be reduced. But fresh eyes can make all the difference. That is why it is so critical to hire an attorney who understands the law relating to appeals and the procedures that apply to these cases.
Mr. Zeiger is also sworn in to the Supreme Court of the United States. If you are unhappy with the result of an appeal from any Circuit Court in the United States or any State Supreme Court decision, contact Mr. Zeiger now to learn more information on file a Petition for Writ of Certiorari in the Supreme Court of the United States.
At The Zeiger Firm, we represent individuals seeking new counsel to their handle Federal court appeals in Pennsylvania. Our criminal defense attorneys are zealous advocates who have represented many persons in appeals from their convictions and sentences.
When you need a Pennsylvania criminal defense attorney to represent you in an appeal from a sentence or conviction in the United States Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit, contact The Zeiger Firm, where our goal is to represent every client zealously and to obtain the best results possible in each case. To arrange a consultation, please give us a call at 215-546-0340 or send us an email via the form below.