I am the Department Head at the Social Security Disability Group here at the law... more
I am the Department Head at the Social Security Disability Group here at the law offices of Joel H. Schwartz, P.C. I work with an extremely talented and experienced group of SSI and SSDI advocates and we have received benefits for thousands of social security claimaints. Personally, I have attended well over 1500 hearings. I welcome referrals and am happy to give free consultations.
I went to law school in the 1970s because I wanted to change the world. I was... more
I went to law school in the 1970s because I wanted to change the world. I was fortunate to be able to work in public interest law for 25 years, working in legal aid programs in Nebraska, West Virginia, Worcester and Fitchburg. I ended my public interest career at the Disability Law Center where I discovered a deep and abiding interest in special education and a love for the families of childr... 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.
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