Structured settlements are a great tool when you want the income to be tax-free and to make payments to you over a period of time or for the balance of your life.→ Read More
What Is a Structured Settlement?
Get Legal Help Today
Secured with SHA-256 Encryption
My husband and I were injured in a bus accident. My husband will be out of work for a year and my part-time income cannot support our family. Our attorney says a structured settlement will give us regular payments, but he has not put one together. He would hire an expert. Should we trust him? What kind of questions should I ask? Should I shop around?
Without an experienced structured settlement attorney or expert, you are taking somewhat of a risk that you will not be getting all of the information you need to make an educated decision regarding structured settlements.→ Read More
My personal injury attorney is encouraging me to take a structured settlement rather than a lump sum for a permanent injury. What is a structured settlement and why might it be better for me than a lump sum payment?
Most minor to moderate injury cases are settled with a lump sum payment to the injured party.→ Read More
My six-year old son was hit by a car and will be disabled for the foreseeable future with ongoing medical and hospital costs. My husband says that the court will probably require us to do a structured settlement. What does this mean and why would the court require us rather than take a lump sum and investing it ourselves?
When a minor is involved in a personal injury lawsuit as an injured claimant, our courts become very protective of their interests. Structured settlements reduce the risk that anyone will embezzle.→ Read More
Today's legal News