Social Security Disability

Applying For Disability

The process involved in applying for Social Security Disability benefits is typically fairly involved and time consuming, and one where retaining a Social Security Disability attorney can greatly benefit an applicant.  Throughout the process there are a variety of different areas where the knowledge and experience of an attorney can prevent missteps or speed along […] Read More

Social Security’s Budgeting Crisis

The Social Security program will turn 80 years old this year, and as that milestone approaches there is a financing crisis facing the program.  When Social Security was originally proposed by Franklin Roosevelt in 1935 one of the main caveats was that it would be a self-funding program separate from the United States’ budget, and […] Read More

The Role Of An Administrative Law Judge In A Social Security Case?

Based on statistics published by the Social Security Administration (SSA), only 775,739 of the more than 2.4 million applications for Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) received in 2015 resulted in approvals and awards. This means that more than two-thirds of applications were denied. If you receive a denial of your initial application, however, that does […] Read More

An Attorney Can Help Resolve your Health Insurance Claims Dispute

The costs of medical care and treatment have skyrocketed in recent years. A serious injury or an unexpected illness can easily result in medical expenses that rise well into the hundreds of thousands of dollars. For this reason, the vast majority of Americans carry some form of health insurance, whether as a public benefit, a […] Read More

Social Security and Mental Illness

Applying for Social Security can be a challenging, drawn-out process. Many people think they have an idea of how Social Security works and the types of illnesses and disorders allow people to collect Social Security but could overlook certain challenges that come with obtaining this coverage. While some disabilities are readily apparent to most, such […] Read More