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Timothy Robert White

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Social Security

About Me

I am Chicago Social Security attorney Timothy White, and for over 12 years, I have dedicated my area of practice solely to helping people pursue Social Security benefits. I understand the ins and outs of the Social Security Administration, and I can help you present your case in the most effective manner possible. If your claim was denied, I can also help you appeal the decision.


While my Chicago law firm regularly handles a wide range of Social Security benefits issues, I am also one of few Chicago Social Security Disability attorneys with strong experience and interest in children's disability benefits cases.


 In addition to having an in-depth understanding of Social Security law, I am known and respected by clients and judges alike. I am:




  • Experienced: For more than a decade, I have helped thousands of men, women and children navigate the Social Security system.


  • Available: Clients meet with me personally, not with an assistant or paralegal. I also take the time to communicate with clients during each step of the case.


  • Prepared: I diligently research evidence and carefully prepare each case for the very best chance of success.


  • Quick: My law firm has a good reputation for filing appeals and other paperwork quickly and accurately.


  • Understanding: I truly care about my clients' well-being, and I work hard to help them receive the benefits that they need.

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Licensed since 2001

  1. Social Security: 100%
    13 years

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Contact Info

Law Office of Timothy R White

6832 W North Ave Ste 3 B
Chicago, IL, 60707-4444

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License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
ILActive And Authorized To Practice Law200105/14/2015

Professional Misconduct

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Awards
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Preeminent 5.0 out of 5Martindale-Hubbell2014
Certificate of AppreciationChicago Bar Association2010
Excellence for the Future AwardCenter for Computer-Assisted Legal Instruction (CALI)2001

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
Attorney/OwnerLaw Offices of Timothy R White2005 - Present
AttorneyLaw Offices of Robert G White2001 - 2005

Associations
Association NamePosition NameDuration
Chicago Bar Association, Social Security Law CommitteePast Chairman2009 - 2010
Chicago Bar Association, Social Security Law CommitteePast Vice Chair2008 - 2009
National Organization of Social Security Claimants RepresentativesMember2005 - Present

Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
Perez v. AstrueThe District Court granted Plaintiff's Motion for Summary Judgment. The Court determined that Plaintiff is disabled. The Court awarded benefits to Plaintiff.
Walker v AstrueThe Court found that there were several problems with the ALJ's analysis of a treating psychiatrist's opinion. The Court reversed the ALJ's decision and remanded the case for further proceedings.
Wamser v. ColvinThe Court remanded the case for further proceedings.

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Education
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Chicago-Kent College of Law Illinois Institute of TechnologyLawJD2001
University of Illinois, ChicagoPsychologyBA - Bachelor of Arts1997