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Gerald Morris Welt

also known as Gerald M. Welt

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Meet Las Vegas Social Security Disability Lawyer Gerald M. Welt

Assisting with Las Vegas Social Security Disability Benefits

certified_ethical_sealGerald M. Welt received his Juris Doctorate from California Western School of Law in San Diego, California. He has been in practice since 1973. Attorney Welt practices workers compensation and Social Security Disability/SSI disability law. He has served on the Nevada Justice Association Board of Governors since 1979 as a board member, treasurer, president-elect, president and chief administrative officer. He was the co-chair of Citizens For Justice from 1992-2010. He was a member of the President’s Council of the Association of Trial Lawyers of America and has been a moderator and instructor for the People’s Law School in the subjects of Social Security Disability/SSI and workers compensation.

He is very active in the State Bar of Nevada as a member of both the Professionalism and Lawyers’ Referral and Information Services committees. Welt is general legal counsel for the Las Vegas Clark County Library District. He has served as a member of the State of Nevada Medical/Dental Screening panel. He is a member of the court appointed arbitration panel and has acted as arbitrator in multiple cases since 1996. He is a member and past Nevada state chairman of the National Organization of Social Security Claimant Representatives (NOSSCR).

Las Vegas Social Security Disability attorney Welt is a member of the Nevada State Bar and the Clark County Bar Associations. He was named as a Colleague of the Nevada Law Foundation, and he has volunteered in a variety of capacities for numerous charitable and non-profit organizations.

If you are looking for the Las Vegas Social Security Disability lawyer to help you, please contact our law firm today for a free consultation.


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Practice areas


  1. Social Security: 80%
  2. Workers Compensation: 10%
  3. Arbitration: 10%



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    Whenever I have a question about Social Security benefits, the first and only person I call is Gerald Welt. Jim Crockett Personal Injury Trial Lawyer


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Contact info

Gerald M. Welt, Chtd.

703 S 8th St
Las Vegas, NV, 89101-7006


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Award nameGrantorDate granted
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2014
Top LawyerDesert Companion Magazine2014
Top LawyerDesert Companion Magazine2013
Top LawyerVegas Inc.2013
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
AttorneyGerald M Welt Chartered1975 - Present
Association namePosition nameDuration
Nevada Justice AssociationPresident1989 - 1990
Citizen's for JusticeCo-chairman1984 - 2014
Nevada Justice AssociationBoard of Governors1977 - 2014
Clark County Bar AssociationMember1974 - Present
State Bar of NevadaMember1973 - Present
National Organization of Social Security Claimants RepresentativesMemberN/A
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
California Western School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1971
California State University, FullertonHistory/EnglishBA - Bachelor of Arts1968
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
People's Law SchoolPeople's Law School2013
People's Law SchoolPeople's Law School2012
People's Law SchoolPeople's Law School2011