Anyone who has gone through a divorce trial as a party is likely to tell you it was an extremely unpleasant, expensive and painful experience that they wouldn’t wish on their worst enemy. Well, for some people it actually goes on beyond the trial. A small percentage of divorce trials actually get appealed and the litigation continues on, sometimes for years.
Different states have different rules of procedure and other applicable rules of appeal and laws but there are many commonalities between the various jurisdiction. One post to check out is the “Writing an Appeal for Family Law Cases” post on the Bakersfield Divorce Blog.