As the second-highest court in Indiana, the Court of Appeals hears appeals from the state’s trial courts.
The court does not preside over trials and must accept all appeals sent to it, with the exception of:
As a result, the 15 members of the Court issue approximately 2,500 written opinions each year. A decision of the Court of Appeals of Indiana is final unless granted further review by the Indiana Supreme Court. Learn more »
Beginning July 1, e-filing is mandatory for subsequent filings by attorneys in the Court of Appeals. Here are resources to help attorneys get prepared: