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Q: Lawyer who worked my case and no longer works for the firm contacted me about my settlement?

So I had a personal injury lawyer I had dealt with and somehow he left the firm and I wasn't aware of it. My case decides to settle with the firm that was working my case. Out of the woodwork, I received a call from my former lawyer's assistant who was also handling the case. He wanted to... View More

Sharon Simmons Cantrell
Sharon Simmons Cantrell
answered on Jun 18, 2017

Sounds fishy. It sounds like you have already settled and received your proceeds and now this former lawyer is calling you if I understand the question. I would not discuss the matter with anyone except the lawyer that actually represented you at the time of settlement. Advise your current lawyer... View More

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