State and Federal Appellate Practice


Lawsuits often do not end after a judgment is entered at the trial court level.

Cook, Yancey, King & Galloway regularly represents clients through the appellate process. The firm has successfully prosecuted and defended appeals in the various Louisiana courts of appeal, the Louisiana Supreme Court, The United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit, and the United States Supreme Court.

The firm’s lawyers, many with over 20 years experience practicing before the state and federal appellate courts, have extensive experience in all phases of the appellate process, from applying for and opposing supervisory writs to prosecuting and defending appeals in complex commercial matters. The firm’s attorneys are well versed in identifying appealable issues, briefing those issues, and arguing before the appellate courts.

Whether we are challenging or defending a trial court judgment, Cook, Yancey, King & Galloway will work diligently to meet the client’s appellate objectives. To learn more about how we assist clients with appeals, contact an attorney at our Shreveport, Louisiana, law office.

State and Federal Appellate Practice Attorneys

F. Drake Lee Jr.
Gregg A. Wilkes
John T. Kalmbach
David Hemken