David was raised in a small town in Ohio with a big family. He deeply appreciates... more
David was raised in a small town in Ohio with a big family. He deeply appreciates and understands that families tend to endure obstacles together, and sought to become a lawyer who brought those familiar values into a system that is all too formulaic. As an attorney, he most enjoys being a small part of overcoming difficulties that families and individuals face, and sharing in the peace that ... view profile
If you file a lawsuit and lose the case, you can appeal the decision to the next highest court, which is called the appellate court. Appellate lawyers often specialize in arguing appeals; that is, they specialize in arguing why the decision of the lower court was wrong (or why it was right, for the party that won). Appellate attorneys specialize in appeals because they understand the specific and detailed rules that must be followed. It is possible to lose an appeal on technicalities, even when the law is on your side. If you want to appeal the outcome of the trial court, or if you need to argue against another person's appeal, you should work with an appellate attorney.