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I Have Rheumatoid Arthritis – Am I Entitled To Disability Benefits? Qualifying Through A Medical Vocational Allowance

Applicants who are unable to meet one of the Social Security Administration's (SSA) listings for inflammatory arthritis, may nonetheless qualify for disability benefits if the SSA determines that they are unable to perform work on a consistent basis. The SSA will assess "residual functional capacity" (RFC), which represents the highest type (light, medium or heavy)

I Have Rheumatoid Arthritis – Am I Entitled To Disability Benefits? Qualifying Through A Medical Vocational Allowance2017-09-28T19:59:19+00:00

I Have Rheumatoid Arthritis – Am I Entitled To Disability Benefits? Qualifying Through A Listing

The Sullivan Law Office provides assistance in ensuring that all applicants and recipients receive all of the benefits to which they are entitled in all types of disability cases, regardless of the disability. Working with an experienced disability attorney ensures that a complete and accurate application is filed with the Social Security Administration (SSA) and

I Have Rheumatoid Arthritis – Am I Entitled To Disability Benefits? Qualifying Through A Listing2017-09-27T14:54:03+00:00

I Have High Blood Pressure – Am I Entitled To Disability Benefits? Part 2: Medical Evidence Necessary

Working with a disability attorney ensures that all evidence in support of an application for disability is gathered, organized, filed with the SSA, and presented when otherwise required. We take great pride in our staff's skills in building and presenting a case for disability benefits. A disability claim for hypertension must include the following medical

I Have High Blood Pressure – Am I Entitled To Disability Benefits? Part 2: Medical Evidence Necessary2017-09-27T09:25:25+00:00

I Have High Blood Pressure – Am I Entitled To Disability Benefits? Part 1: Qualifying

Important to almost every disability applicant is the knowledge and experience that a qualified disability attorney may provide to help obtain approval of an application for disability benefits. Otherwise, any lack of understanding of the rules and regulations involved with a disability application may cause a denial of benefits. Better to know all of your

I Have High Blood Pressure – Am I Entitled To Disability Benefits? Part 1: Qualifying2017-09-27T02:25:12+00:00

Receiving Disability Benefits For Breast Cancer Under A Listing

Individuals with breast cancer may be eligible to receive disability benefits. There are three ways that Social Security approves eligibility for disability benefits. The first way, qualifying for a Compassionate Allowance, was discussed in a past blog [insert link]. The applicant may also be approved for benefits by meeting the requirements of the disability listing

Receiving Disability Benefits For Breast Cancer Under A Listing2017-09-19T22:51:24+00:00

Receiving Disability Benefits For Breast Cancer Under A Compassionate Allowance

The Sullivan Law Office provides assistance in ensuring that all applicants and recipients receive all of the benefits to which they are entitled in all types of disability cases, regardless of the disability. Working with an experienced disability attorney ensures that a complete and accurate application is filed with the Social Security Administration (SSA) and

Receiving Disability Benefits For Breast Cancer Under A Compassionate Allowance2017-09-18T08:45:28+00:00

I Have Chronic Liver Disease – Am I Entitled To Disability Benefits?

A disability attorney may provide assistance to all SSDI applicants. Whether you are 30, 40, 50, or 60, the assistance of an experienced disability attorney may help you navigate the often lengthy and complicated process of applying for disability benefits. Working with a disability attorney ensures that all evidence in support of an application for

I Have Chronic Liver Disease – Am I Entitled To Disability Benefits?2017-09-14T08:03:10+00:00

6th Circuit Judge Damon Keith Subject Of Documentary

We take great pride in the legal research skills of our attorneys. Whether it is staying focused on the changes and trends in federal or state law, the attorneys at the Sullivan Law Office stay informed, especially as the United States Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit, which has jurisdiction over federal appeals arising

6th Circuit Judge Damon Keith Subject Of Documentary2017-09-11T18:03:21+00:00

The Importance of Credibility In A Disability Case Involving Chronic Pain

A disability attorney may provide assistance to all SSDI applicants. Whether you are 30, 40, 50, or 60, the assistance of an experienced disability attorney may help you navigate the often lengthy and complicated process of applying for disability benefits. Working with a disability attorney ensures that all evidence in support of an application for

The Importance of Credibility In A Disability Case Involving Chronic Pain2017-09-07T09:39:59+00:00

I Have Chronic Pain – Do I Qualify For Disability Benefits? Part Two: Qualifying Through An Assessment Of Residual Functional Capacity

A past blog addressed qualifying for disability benefits with chronic pain. Chronic pain is not a listed impairment in the Social Security Administration's (SSA) Listing of Impairments (the "Listings"). While some diagnoses of certain conditions often related to chronic pain may help an applicant qualify, an applicant may also qualify through an assessment of his

I Have Chronic Pain – Do I Qualify For Disability Benefits? Part Two: Qualifying Through An Assessment Of Residual Functional Capacity2017-09-06T09:35:47+00:00