Review: “At a time when I had already received a negative response from Social Security, Ken took over my case and we won with no problem! I cannot thank him enough!!”
Practice areas & skills: Social Security, Real Estate, Corporate & Incorporation, Estate Planning, Contracts & Agreements
Michael Houtz graduated with a B.A. degree in European Studies in 1984. He then attended New York University where he graduated with a masters degree in French Studies in 1986. He then returned to BYU and received his J.D. Law degree in 1989. He s...
Practice areas & skills: Social Security, Personal Injury, Trusts, Contracts & Agreements, Medical Malpractice
Like so many families out there, my parents when through a divorce when I was a kid. I lived with my father and the divorce caused a huge financial strain on us. My dad went from supporting one household to supporting two and he just couldn't d...
Practice areas & skills: Social Security, Bankruptcy & Debt
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.