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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 request... Read more »

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... Read more »

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