Flint, MI asked in Personal Injury and Car Accidents for Michigan

Q: my case is worth $150,000 I get $38,000 out of it. now my attorney tells me it’s worth $250,000 but I’m still getting 38

These numbers don’t sound right

1 Lawyer Answer
Tim Akpinar
Tim Akpinar
  • Personal Injury Lawyer
  • Little Neck, NY

A: This is something a Michigan attorney could advise best on, but your question remains open for two weeks. You could ask your attorney to sit down with you and go over the figures with you. It sounds like you have a large lien(s) on the case. Without knowing more, it could be from any number of sources - workers' comp carrier, medical providers, public agencies, or other entities. It's anyone's guess. You could ask your attorney about the figures. Your attorney probably knows this already, but some liens are negotiable, and that could be worth exploring if applicable. Good luck

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