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The Pro Se Appellate Handbook


Representing Yourself on Appeal is prepared by individual members of
The Florida Bar Appellate Practice Section, as a public service.

**Please note that the Pro Se Appellate Handbook is in the process of being updated for 2016.
Currently, only the English PDF version has been updated for 2016.


Self Represented (Pro Se) Appellate Handbook - English PDF (2016 edition)

Self Represented (Pro Se) Appellate Handbook - HTML/ADA Compliant (2009 edition)


We are pleased to offer the Handbook in these additional forms and languages, each of which is printer friendly:



Current through March, 2009
Copyright: The contents of this Pro Se Appellate Handbook©, 2007 Florida Appellate Practice Section, are not available for sale or commercial exploitation.
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