Tom White grew up in the textile-producing Upstate of South Carolina and spent his... more
Tom White grew up in the textile-producing Upstate of South Carolina and spent his summers working third shift in the cotton mills. That experience shaped his desire to help working people. A distinguished graduate of the University of Virginia, he then graduated in the top 10% of his class at the South Carolina School of Law in 1977 and was admitted to the SC Bar in 1978. Tom began his law ca... view profile
I have represented injured persons, businesses, large corporations, and insurance... more
I have represented injured persons, businesses, large corporations, and insurance carriers in hundreds of workers' compensation claims. I have handled a number of complex job injury cases,to include: traumatic brain injuries, paraplegia,exposure to hazardous substances, repetitive trauma, anddeath. I have also handled a number of Social Security Disability claims usually arising from my clients... 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.