It is absolutely in your best interest to hire the most aggressive and effective attorney as early in your case as possible. If you have been convicted of any criminal offense, it is equally important to hire a competent and thorough appellate attorney. There are strict deadlines to file a notice of appeal, a petition for post-conviction relief, a petition for review, and a petition for habeas corpus. Not all criminal defense attorneys are effective appellate attorneys. Elizabeth Mullins has extensive appellate experience and may be able to assist you in having your conviction reversed.