An assembly line worker fell at work. She fell hard on both knees and her pain forced her to stop work. Her doctors found that she had torn her meniscus in both knees and recommended surgery. She filed for workers compensation and was awarded temporary benefits. Worried that her benefits would run out and put her livelihood in jeopardy, she contacted Fields Law Firm for help with her claim. The attorneys at Fields Law acted quickly and obtained medical records from all of our clients doctors. Fields attorneys also filed a claim petition with the Minnesota Department of labor. Armed with a strong medical record, the attorneys at Fields Law negotiated a $125,000 lump-sum settlement for our client during preparations for a hearing. Our client was overjoyed. With the settlement check, she able to pay off her mortgage and cover all of her medical bills.