Advise your lawyer that you will not agree to settle the matter without him/her providing you with an acceptable written breakdown of the disbursement plan for the settlement funds.
My colleagues have given you good advice. I would add that you have NO incentive to settle the case if there is nothing left over for you. You were injured. Your body was damaged. You suffered. Make your attorney explain to your satisfaction why everybody should get paid except you.
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