Kevan Spence graduated from Smith College and received her law degree from Santa... more
Kevan Spence graduated from Smith College and received her law degree from Santa Clara University School of Law in 1980. She also received a Masters Degree from Stanford University. She has been admitted to practice law in the State of California, the federal district courts, and the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals since 1981. Ms. Spence is a member of the National Organization of Social Security ... view profile
I was born and raised in the midwest. I attended law school at The University of... more
I was born and raised in the midwest. I attended law school at The University of Pacific Mcgeorge School of Law and enjoyed the Sacramento area. After law school my wife of 10 years and I decided to make Sacramento our permanent home. I worked with Legal Services of Northern California helping people that could not afford an attorney when the opprotunity to work at Farrell, Fraulob, and... 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.