If you have been through a lawsuit, but you are unhappy with the judgment made, you may not know what action to take going forward. It is likely that you will be feeling as though you have no way to gain a successful outcome, but there may be options available to you.
There's a tremendous misunderstanding about what it means to appeal a legal verdict after a trial. That misunderstanding can lead litigants to make some grave errors that could affect their future for a long time.
When you've just a lost a lawsuit and you're convinced that the trial court made the wrong decision, your first instinct may be to ask your trial attorney to immediately file an appeal.