Technically you don’t need a lawyer; but it’s very difficult for people to understand the very specific regulations that Social Security has governing disability; how to get the information and to present it in a way that will result in benefits.
Age is an important factor in disability claims. We know the system. We know what you need. And we’re committed to doing our best to help you with your Social Security Disability claim.
Our government has a Social Security Disability program designed to assist individuals who are unable to work due to physical or mental limitations. However, the application process for SSD is complicated and a majority of applications are initially denied. This is where an experienced SSD lawyer can come in handy.
People with mental illnesses can qualify for Social Security disability benefits. The real issue is not whether the problem is physical or mental, but rather the extent to which the problem prevents the person from working.
Social Security Disability is an intricate and multi-faceted area of law. For the scores of people who apply with little to no outside help, the process can be frustrating and overwhelming.
Filing for Social Security is complicated. We are here to help and will do everything in our power to get you the benefits you deserve. Maine disability attorney Francis Jackson answers your questions and will be your guide to Social Security Disability.
The Social Security Disability program is supposed to help people who can no longer support themselves because of serious health problems. However, a large number of applicants each year are wrongly rejected — in fact, the majority of claims are denied. Appealing that rejection can take months or years, and during that time, applicants must […]