Appellate Division

The Appellate Division of the Bexar County Criminal District Attorney's Office is responsible for post-conviction appellate litigation. This includes direct appeals of criminal cases, juvenile cases, and parental rights termination cases. It also includes discretionary review to the Texas Supreme Court and Court of Criminal Appeals as well as writs of certiorari to the Supreme Court of the United States. In addition to the appellate work, the Division serves as a general legal resource for the office to assist with the training programs and to provide legal advice in specific cases.