Did you know that about 65% of all disability claims are declined on the initial application? Some reasons for the high declination rates include poor quality of evidence, improper filing of paperwork, submitting the wrong medical documentation, and technical issues. While hiring a social security disability attorney when filing for social security disability (SSDI) or supplemental security income (SSI) claims is not mandatory, statistics have shown that hiring one can improve your chances of success.
Hello, I'm Phillip Kerr and I just love the legal profession and courtroom drama. Have you ever watched judge shows on TV? I know that these shows are not an accurate representation of the courtroom, but there is something you may have noticed. Some individuals come into the courtroom well-dressed, articulate, respectful and with the knowledge and documents necessary to support a case, while others come unprepared, slovenly dressed and appear as if they do not have a care in the world. How you present yourself and the knowledge that you have of the law will have an impact on how you are treated, even if you have legal representation. This blog is designed to assist those who are going to trial in doing just that.