At the end of trial, the losing party has the opportunity to appeal. Our firm represents clients in appellate cases at the North Carolina Court of Appeals, North Carolina Supreme Court, and the 4th Circuit Court of Appeals. Harkey has previously clerked at the North Carolina Court of Appeals and the United States Attorney’s Office. An effective appeal begins with preparing a quality record, analyzing the facts, researching potential issues, and filing a petition. Next, our firm will articulate logical and persuasive arguments to the appellate court on your behalf.