I'm a truck driver someone hit me while I was at work in the company vehicle I had surgery a year ago I have a 25% disability rating I've settle out my workers comp claim now I step going through trying to get a settlement for my pain and suffering but the workman's comp has a lien on my settlement for pain and suffering I've been assigned a civil lawyer I'm just trying to make sure what's my best overall objective to the situation I went back to work still driving trucks
I would recommend finding your own attorney. If you have a separate cause of action against a third party, selecting your own attorney to represent your best interest, including negotiating lien amounts if needed, would be the best route to go. Consult with an attorney who can be provided with specific information about your case so you can get further clarity on your options. Your situation sounds beyond this Q & A forum.
Best wishes to you.
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