Members of Fox Rothschild’s Appellate Practice Team offer substantial appellate experience, and their practices are largely or exclusively dedicated to appellate law and advocacy in federal and state courts. In addition to our three distinguished former appellate judges, our team includes six board-certified appellate specialists, several members of the N.C. Bar Association’s Appellate Rules Committee, former law clerks on federal appellate courts, and contributors to the Appellate Style Manual.

Fox Rothschild’s Appellate practice has been recognized numerous times since 2011 by Best Lawyers and U.S. News in their annual Best Law Firms survey.


Michelle D. ConnellMichelle D. Connell
Partner, Family Law and Appellate Practice
Raleigh, NC

919.719.1246 / E-mail

Zachary T. DawsonZachary T. Dawson
Associate, Litigation
Greensboro, NC

336.378.5362 / E-mail / Blog Posts

Sidney S. Eagles Jr.Sidney S. Eagles Jr.
Retired Counsel, Litigation
Raleigh, NC

919.755.8771 / E-mail

Robert H. Edmunds Jr.Robert H. Edmunds Jr.
Counsel, Litigation
Greensboro, NC

336.378.5446 / E-mail / Blog Posts

James G. Exum Jr. James G. Exum Jr.
Retired Counsel
Greensboro, NC

336.378.5385 / E-mail

Elizabeth Sims HedrickElizabeth Sims Hedrick
Partner, Litigation
Raleigh, NC

919.755.8778 / E-mail / Blog Posts

Patrick M. KanePat Kane
Partner, Litigation
Greensboro, NC

336.378.5352 / E-mail / Blog Posts

Matt LeerbergMatthew Nis Leerberg
Partner, Litigation
Raleigh, NC

919.755.8759 / E-mail / Blog Posts

Kip NelsonKip D. Nelson
Partner, Litigation
Greensboro, NC

336.378.5206 / E-mail / Blog Posts

Elizabeth Brooks SchererElizabeth Brooks Scherer
Counsel, Litigation
Raleigh, NC

919.755.8790 / E-mail / Blog Posts

Troy SheltonTroy D. Shelton
Associate, Litigation
Raleigh, NC

919.755.8758 / E-mail / Blog Posts