Beaumont, TX asked in Estate Planning for Texas

Q: Does it take more than 15 years to process a lawsuit?

My dad died from cancer & was exposed to asbestos from his jobs as a welder (30 jobs or more). We have a settlement that provost and Humphrey has been handling since he died in 2001 but we've only gotten small checks, 50$, like every 7 to 8 yrs. What can we do about it?

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Terry Lynn Garrett
Terry Lynn Garrett
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A: First discuss the matter with your attorney. There can be years of appeals.

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