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Friday, April 30, 2021

When to Talk to a Disability Attorney in Texas


If you are struggling to maintain employment to support yourself and your family because of a severe medical condition, you might need to seek financial assistance through a government program. There are several situations when you might want to talk to a disability attorney in Texas. A Texas disability attorney could help you prepare the initial application or appeal a denial of benefits.
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Monday, March 29, 2021

What Automatically Qualifies You for Disability Benefits?


If you are one of the 26% of American adults living with a disability, you may be wondering what automatically qualifies you for disability benefits? And where can you go to get benefits?

Texans suffering from severely debilitating or life-threatening disabilities may be eligible for immediate benefits from private disability insurance or the Social Security Administration.

However, initial applications for disability benefits are often denied, and you will benefit from the help of a trusted and experienced disability attorney.
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Thursday, March 25, 2021

How Much Does it Cost for a Disability Lawyer in Texas?


Texas residents filing a case or appeal for benefits with the Social Security Disability Administration should consider obtaining a skilled SSDI representative to work on their behalf. The rules and guidelines governing social security disability benefits are detailed and complex.
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Thursday, February 25, 2021

What Does a Disability Attorney Do?


Texans suffering a work-ending injury or disability face many concerns, with fears about meeting even basic living expenses high among them. Fortunately, government programs and private insurance can offer much-needed financial relief to permanently injured or disabled Texas residents.

If you are injured or disabled and can no longer work, reach out to a Texas disability attorney today for help.
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Monday, February 22, 2021

Is It Hard to Get Disability in Texas?


It can be challenging to get Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) or Supplemental Security Income (SSI) benefits, whether you live in Texas or any other state. The Social Security Administration (SSA) administers both programs and denies most initial claims. A Texas disability attorney can answer your questions, including whether, in your situation, it is hard to get disability in Texas.
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Thursday, January 28, 2021

What Is the Most Approved Disability?


Hundreds of different physical or mental health issues can make a person eligible for disability benefits if the condition meets the severity test and other requirements for Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) or Supplemental Security Income (SSI) benefits.

Even people with a significant illness or injury that prevents them from working can get denied benefits on the initial application if they do not know the intricacies of the substantive rules and the administrative process. There are multiple levels of appeal available, but working with a Texas disability attorney beginning early in the process can make things go smoother and get your benefits to you without the delays of appeals caused by failing to provide all the necessary information and documents.
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Monday, January 25, 2021

How Long Does the Disability Appeals Process Take?


Would it surprise you to learn that many Texas SS disability claims are initially rejected? Even valid claims? This happens for a variety of reasons, though most often for missing information and insufficient evidence.

If your disability claim is rejected, all is not lost. You can appeal your claim, but the process is complicated and exhausting, leaving many to question, “Just how long does the disability appeals process take, and exactly when can I get my Social Security Disability money?”

Hiring an experienced Texas disability attorney to navigate the appeals process offers peace of mind and a best-case scenario for winning your SS disability benefits case.

Help, My SSD Claim was Denied!

When you receive a notice of denied SSD benefits, it’s not the time to give up, but you don’t have time to waste. You have the right to file an appeal of a denied claim; however, your request must be made Read more . . .


Monday, November 23, 2020

How Much Does It Cost to Appeal a Social Security Disability Denial in Texas?


Usually, you do not have to pay attorney fees out of your own pocket when you appeal a denial of your claim for Social Security Disability benefits. The Social Security Administration (SSA) pays your lawyer directly out of the past-due amount when you win your case.

A Texas Social Security appeals attorney can review your case and handle an appeal if the SSA wrongfully denied your application for Social Security Disability Benefits.
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Tuesday, October 27, 2020

What Will Cause Your Social Security Disability Benefits to Stop?


Once the Social Security Administration approves your Social Security disability benefits, you may continue to receive disability benefits indefinitely. However, some events can cause your disability benefits to stop. If your Social Security disability benefits stop, a Texas disability attorney may help you get your benefits restarted if a mistake or error caused your benefits to stop.
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Monday, June 22, 2020

Is Your Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder a Disability?


SSDI claims involving emotional disorders are some of the most difficult and complex cases that a Texas social security disability attorney handles. The Social Security Administration (SSA) can approve individuals for disability benefits based on emotional disorders. However, the process can be frustrating because individuals are required to prove that the emotional disorder is so severe that it prevents them from working.
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Tuesday, April 14, 2020

Texas Disability Hearing Statistics That Will Shock You


If your application for Social Security Disability (SSD) or Supplemental Security Income (SSI) benefits got denied or you received less than you think you deserve, you can challenge the decision and request a hearing. The Office of Disability Adjudication and Review (ODAR) conducts the hearings at seven different locations in Texas.

Although Texas law does not force you to work with a Texas Social Security attorney, it can be a smart decision to do so.
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