I've been helping people in the State of Maine since 1984. I love what I do and I’m happy to talk with you about your problems. I’ll treat you with respect and compassion because I know you come to me in times of great stress and anxiety.
Practice areas & skills: Social Security, Divorce & Separation, Litigation, Personal Injury
Lisa was born in Bangor, Maine, in 1960. Her family has lived in Bangor since the 1890s. She studied at the University of Maine and in Mexico City, Mexico. During her senior year in college, she worked for Olympia Snowe as a congressional intern i...
Practice areas & skills: Social Security, Workers Compensation, Car Accidents, Divorce & Separation, Personal Injury
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.