You’ve won a lawsuit for personal injury, medical malpractice, defective devices, or for another claim and been awarded compensation for your injury. Your next thought will likely be how soon you can get your settlement check from the defendant. There are probably bills to pay to your medical provider as well as living expenses you’ve incurred. You may want to know how to track your settlement check? There are still several steps between being awarded a settlement and getting the settlement funds from the insurance company or plaintiff.