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, ...
Practice areas & skills: Social Security, Workers Compensation
Walton McLeod earned his B.A. from Yale University in 1959. He went on to receive his LLB from the University of South Carolina Law School in 1964. He then attended the School of Public Health at the University of Minnesota in 1972, and the Univer...
Practice areas & skills: Social Security, Appeals, Litigation, Environmental and Natural Resources
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Practice areas & skills: Social Security, Personal Injury, Workers Compensation, Family, Criminal Defense
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.