Problem & Solution–How to Request an Extension of Time to Perfect an Appeal at the Appellate Division

Problem: You filed a Notice of Appeal several months ago to be perfected at one of the four Departments of the New York State Appellate Division. At the time, the perfection deadline seemed like ages away. You got busy, though, and the deadline is suddenly a week from now! How do you request more time to perfect your appeal?

Solution: Below are the methods for requesting an extension of time to perfect an appeal at the Appellate Division, First through Fourth Departments.