Social Security Disability Lawyer
If you are suffering from an injury or illness and can no longer work, receiving Social Security Disability (SSD) benefits has a huge impact on your life. However, the application process for SSD is often challenging. It includes complicated information and strict medical requirements. Additionally, there are plenty of opportunities for rejection of your application. When you know that you are sick or injured, a denial of SSD benefits is devastating and frustrating.
An experienced Social Security Disability attorney sees you through the process, from filing out the application to gathering documents. An attorney will understand the Social Security Administration’s rules and procedures. They can assist you in properly filing paperwork, or if necessary, seeking an appeal to your denial.
For more information, please see the FAQ section below.
FREE CASE EVALUATION
What are SSI and SSDI benefits?
Supplemental Security Income (SSI) covers individuals who have worked for five of the last ten years and are currently unable to work because of an injury.
Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) is a benefit for people who do not have to pay any FICA taxes out of their income because their take home pay did not reach a particular level.
How Can A SSI Disability Lawyers Help?
A lawyers helps with the applications. In some cases, a disabled person qualifies for both Social Security Disability benefits and Supplemental Security Income benefits.
If you think you qualify for SSI and SSDI benefits, a disability attorney sits down with you to review your financial records.
Is it necessary to hire a Social Security Disability lawyer?
If your application is denied, you can request a hearing. Unfortunately, your hearing date sometimes takes as long as 18 months to two years to occur. Having a Social Security Disability attorney on your side takes the guesswork out of presenting your case. Our expert attorneys understand how to prepare your appeal with supportive evidence.
Whether you need help with the SSDI application process or appealing a denied claim, you can contact us for more information and assistance. The good news is that you do not have to go through the rigorous Social Security Disability process alone!
Contact a Tampa Bay Area Social Security Disability Attorney
If you or someone you love has been unable to work to injury or illness you in the Tampa Bay area, contact the social security lawyers at Perenich, Caulfield, Avril & Noyes right away. We provide free consultations to evaluate your particular situation as well as no legal fees unless you win your case.