Mr. Goodman, originally from Macon Georgia, received a Bachelor of Arts, majoring in... more
Mr. Goodman, originally from Macon Georgia, received a Bachelor of Arts, majoring in English, from Mercer University, where he was a member of the Phi Delta Theta Fraternity. Mr. Goodman graduated from Mercer University's Walter F. George School of Law. During this time, he was an associate editor of the Mercer Law Review and a member of Phi Alpha Delta Honors society. Mr. Goodman is... view profile
After finishing Law School at UGA I moved to Middle Georgia to start my legal career.... more
After finishing Law School at UGA I moved to Middle Georgia to start my legal career. I have been practicing here for 19 years, focusing the entirety of that time on representing seriously ill or injured individuals in a variety of claims. Over this time I have represented hundreds of clients in workers' compensation claims and in disability cases before the Social Security Administration. I... 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.