How long does it take for a settlement check to clear in the bank?

How long does it take for a settlement check to clear in the bank?

Once your attorney receives your settlement check, your attorney will deposit the check into the law office's trust account. Once the check clears and has been deposited into the trust account, your attorney is able to issue your check. Most bodily injury settlement checks take 1 to 3 days to clear.

How can I cash a settlement check without a bank account?

How to Cash a Settlement Check With No Bank Account
  1. The Issuing Bank. If the bank that issued the check has a local branch near you, stop in and let the teller know you want to cash the check. ...
  2. Retail and Convenience Stores. Several retail and convenience stores offer check cashing services. ...
  3. Check Cashing Stores.