Marc J. Poster is one of America’s leading specialists in appellate law and practice. For more than four decades, he has litigated hundreds of appeals and writ petitions in state and federal appellate courts nationwide. Marc’s clients – a broad spectrum of plaintiffs and defendants, appellants, petitioners, respondents and appellees, individuals, companies, insurers, and public entities – come to him again and again because of his proven client-centered approach, his passion to win, his brief-writing skills, and his high reputation in the appellate courts and legal community.
His appellate successes run the whole gamut of subjects, including torts, contracts, real property, insurance, constitutional law, family law, probate and trusts, professional liability and intellectual property. Marc also assists trial attorneys with critical motions and litigation strategy, so that if their cases go to appeal, they will be well prepared.
Marc was educated at Stanford University and UCLA School of Law, served as a Senior Research Attorney for the California Court of Appeal, and is a Certified Specialist in Appellate Law, State Bar of California Board of Legal Specialization. Marc is a member and past president of the California Academy of Appellate Lawyers, a Fellow of the American Academy of Appellate Lawyers, and a past chair of various Los Angeles County Bar Association appellate practice committees. Marc also chaired the Beverly Hills Bar Association’s Amicus Briefs Committee and is a former President of that Association. Marc lectures and publishes extensively on appellate law and practice.