Monday, December 8, 2014

Clerk of Alaska Appellate Courts speaks to Prof. Periman's class

Marilyn May, Clerk of the Appellate Courts for the Alaska Court System, spoke to the students in Prof. Deb Periman's  Legal Studies Senior Seminar in October.  Ms. May is a former lawyer with the Alaska Department of Law who regularly handled appellate matters.  She spoke to students about the appellate process and tips and techniques for managing an appeal and writing an appellate brief.

Marilyn May (far right) discusses the requirements for submitting a brief.

Marilyn May (top left) shows students one of the color-coded sheets used by the Appellate Courts.