Mr. Mauriello has handled dozens of writs and appeals in California appellate courts in San Diego, Orange, Riverside and San Francisco Counties and in federal appeals courts. These appeals have involved business disputes, governmental issues, “SLAPP” suits, criminal matters, and environmental issues. His work in these appeals has involved reviewing trial court records, researching and drafting appellate briefs, and oral argument.
Mr. Mauriello for many years was a member of the Appellate Panel of the San Diego County Bar Association's Lawyer Referral Service. He also served as a Panel Attorney handling appointed criminal appeals with Appellate Defenders, Inc. in San Diego.
From 1988 through 1989, prior to entering law practice Mr. Mauriello served as a judicial clerk for The Honorable Robert E. Cowen, Judge of the United States Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit in Philadelphia, PA and Trenton, NJ.