The First

in California

who we are

The first Appellate Inn in California, we are a dedicated group of San Diego appellate judges and lawyers, practicing in both the state and federal courts of review.

what we do

Bring together the San Diego appellate community through opportunities to collaborate, to educate, and to promote excellence in appellate advocacy and judicial decision-making.

why we do it

To promote and preserve the important roles appellate judges and lawyers occupy in our legal system, and to foster and advance ethics, civility, professionalism, and legal skills in the appellate community.