I am a graduate of Cornell University and received my law degree from Boalt Hall,... more
I am a graduate of Cornell University and received my law degree from Boalt Hall, University of California, Berkeley. I specialize in SDI and SSI cases. I have lectured frequently before a number of groups including vocation rehabilitation consultants, the ILWU and other attorneys. Recently the State Bar of Hawaii asked me to put on a Social Security seminar for local attorneys. I did that ... view profile
I specialize in SDI and SSI cases in Hawaii. I am based in Honolulu but serve all of... more
I specialize in SDI and SSI cases in Hawaii. I am based in Honolulu but serve all of the islands. I work with Attorney Frank Ury. I am passionate about getting my clients the benefits they deserve and work intimately with the local offices in Kapolei, Honolulu, Wailuku, and Hilo to make sure my clients' claims get processed smoothly. Mr. Ury has practiced for over 30 years and I have been worki... 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.