Himself like he would be on it. 10 months has passed I've never met him. I have no idea what's going on with the case. When I call a paralegal answers. I feel something isn't right. I've waited 15 days for a return call just to be the paralegal again.
Yes. But, talk to your lawyer. See what’s happening on his end. Your attorney had most likely been dealing with insurance companies, doctors, etc. express your concerns. Ask him to explain what’s going on, you may be happy with the answer. You may not.
I'm sorry to hear about your accident. I would consult with an attorney in your area. A forum like this would not be a good place to discuss intricate issues of liability that may become public by nature of the website where you are asking the question.
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I hope your son was not seriously injured and that he has a speedy recovery.
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Mr. Smith is correct. You will want to try and speak with an attorney who will determine what the best course of action and therefore recovery is for your case. The attorney will know which parties to seek recovery from.
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