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If your attorney is guiding your medical care...
Sadly, the Western New York area has 6-7 spine surgeons that are extremely aggressive. They do not think twice about persuading a patient to have surgery after only a few months of ineffective chiropractic treatments. The attorneys are well aware of the aggressive nature of these doctors and knowingly send their clients to them. The value of the lawsuit is driven up considerably by the surgical procedure and the attorney does in fact get 1/3 of that value: An obvious horrible conflict of interests. I would advise any patient:
If your attorney is guiding your medical care and has referred you to specific doctors, be very cautious. He or she is not doing this for your benefit.