As a Board Certified Specialist in the field of Social Security Disability, I devote... more
As a Board Certified Specialist in the field of Social Security Disability, I devote each day of my working life to helping the injured and disabled get the benefits to which they are entitled from the Social Security Administration. That involves not onlyadvising clients on matters regarding the initial application but alsopreparation and hearings before Administrative Law Judges.And, if neces... view profile
Born and raised in New Orleans Louisiana, I graduated with a Bachelor of Arts in... more
Born and raised in New Orleans Louisiana, I graduated with a Bachelor of Arts in History from Spring Hill College in Mobile Alabama in 1986. After college, I received my law degree from Loyola School of Law in New Orleans. In 1989 I began my legal career as an Assistant District Attorney in the Office of the District Attorney of New Orleans. At the District Attorney's Office I represented victi... view profile
Social security law involves the intricacies of the American public benefits system that provides social security income. Social security is funded by taxes you pay when you are working. Once you stop working and meet the eligibility requirements, you receive monthly benefits. This occurs when you retire, have a recognized social security disability, or are the surviving spouse or child of a person entitled to social security. There are many social security laws and policies to determine eligibility, benefit amounts, and benefit duration. A social security lawyer can help if you are unfairly denied social security benefits, or if you feel the amount you receive is not enough.