Veterans Benefits Appeal

RobRoy Platt

Case Conclusion Date:November 2, 2009

Practice Area:Administrative Law

Outcome:Obtained favorable ruling on case with substantial back-benefits due made payable to client.

Description:Represented widow of a WWII Veteran in an administrative appeal for VA Aid & Attendance Special Monthly Pension benefits. VA claimed that widow had never been married to veteran and therefore should be denied benefits. Case required that I get an order Nunc Pro Tunc for a divorce decree from over fifty years earlier in order to establish validity of marriage.