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Benjamin Scott Burnside

Benjamin Scott Burnside

also known as Ben Burnside, Ben S. Burnside

Practice areas:

Social Security

About Me

Over the last few years, I've focused my area of practice on Social Security Disability. I am passionate about representing the rights of the physically and mentally disabled. As a
representative before the Social Security Administration, I help my clients fight the bureaucracy to receive the disability
benefits that they are entitled to, especially when they have been
denied those benefits in the past.


 


I'm a native of North Carolina. I was born here, grew up here and went to school and graduated magna cum laude from
the University of North Carolina at Wilmington in 2003 with a bachelor's
degree with honors in Philosophy and Religion.


 


In 2006, I earned my juris
doctorate with honors in 2006 from the University of North Carolina at
Chapel Hill School of Law, and in the same year I was admitted to the
North Carolina State Bar.


 


In 2008, I was elected by my colleagues in the Disability Advocacy Section
of the North Carolina Advocates for Justice as co-chairman
of the Continuing Legal Education (CLE) Committee.


 

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Languages Spoken: Spanish

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 2006

  1. Social Security: 100%
    9 years

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Fees:

Free Consultation (30 minutes)

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License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
NCAuthorized to practice law200606/07/2015

Professional Misconduct

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Awards
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Invited memberMillion Dollar Advocates Forum2008

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
Attorney at lawDeuterman Law Group2006 - Present

Associations
Association NamePosition NameDuration
North Carolina Advocates for Justice, Disability Advocacy SectionCo-chair CLE Committee2008 - Present
American Association for JusticeMember2006 - Present
National Organization of Social Security Claimants’ RepresentativesMember2006 - Present
North Carolina Bar AssociationMember2006 - Present
North Carolina Advocates for JusticeMember2006 - Present

Education
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of North Carolina, Chapel HillSchool of LawJD - Juris Doctor2006
University of North Carolina, WilmingtonPhilosophy and ReligionBA - Bachelor of Arts2003