Appellate Practice Tools and Resources

Appellate Packet for Trial Attorneys

If you have any questions, please contact CAFL Appellate Panel Supervising Staff Attorney, Abigail Salois at, or CAFL Trial Panel Director, Drew Don at


Children and Family Law (CAFL) attorneys can access additional substantive practice information on the CPCS page of

Instructions on how to obtain access My Gideon

The Law

CAFL Appellate Practice

CAFL Administration

Appellate Bulletins and Other Releases

Brief-Writing Tips


In Order of Appearance in an Appellate Brief

General Writing Tips (Grammar, Punctuation, Etc.) (with lots of CAFL appellate examples)

Training Materials, Models, Research


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