If you are not given an order or not given everything you request, you may appeal. You have 30 days to appeal after the judge makes his or her decision. No matter what court issued the order, you must appeal to the Massachusetts Appeals Court. To start your appeal, you must file a Notice of Appeal at the Clerk’s office of the court that issued the order within thirty days of your hearing. See the Clerk's Guide to Appeals for Lawyers & Self-Represented Litigants for information on the appeals process.