If you have not signed the release then you have not triggered your adversary's obligation to pay the settlement.
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Until the release is signed, there will be no settlement money coming. Ask for an itemized statement from the attorney and I'm assuming you signed an attorney-client contract. Compare it to the statement.
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You can query and query until you are blue in the face, but the release would need to be signed if you want a settlement.Ask a similar question
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