Boston Area Disability Appeals Lawyer -- Main Office in Cambridge, Massachusetts -- Free Consultations Also Available by Appointment in Beverly, Burlington, Quincy, and Waltham, Massachusetts
If you are unable to work because of a disability, injury or illness, it may be impossible to provide for yourself and your family. Whether you have been injured in your duties at work or through some other accident or medical condition, you may be entitled to financial benefits. Government programs such as Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) which are intended to provide for people who have been diagnosed with a disabling medical condition. In the majority of cases, initial claims for these benefits are denied. If your claim has been denied, an experienced disability lawyer can help you present a strong claim for benefits.
The Law Office of Jennifer Leahy is in the Boston Area and serves people throughout Massachusetts. Our law firm is dedicated to providing the legal representation you need, from the initial application to appeals in federal court. While we cannot make the legal process move faster, we will put you in the best possible position to obtain the disability benefits you need.
Offering Strong Representation Throughout the Legal Process
If your initial claim for benefits has been denied, it is easy to get discouraged. It is important to understand that just because your claim has been denied, you still have options. Attorney Jennifer Leahy can help prepare your claim in a number of ways. Our law firm will:
- Gather all medical evidence
- Complete all legal documentation in a proper and professional manner
- Address any of your concerns
- Handle your case from the denial of your initial claim all the way to an administrative hearing or a federal appeal if necessary
Recent Successful Outcome
Attorney Leahy provided representation for a Social Security Disability claim. I choose Jennifer after meeting with three other prominent lawyers. She is remarkably qualified based on her knowledge and work experience in this field.
Her expertise and integrity led to a fast and successful award determination. She clearly explained the process, set expectations, and outlined possible options throughout the entire case.
In addition to her professionalism, Jennifer's most admirable qualities are understanding, empathy, and patience in dealing with the difficult and personal matters of health and other life changing events. She was extremely accommodating with her time and knowledge and made herself available for meetings both at home and in the office. She provided detailed explanations of legal matters in simple and concise terms.
Because this was an exceptionally challenging case, we were surprised to not only obtain an award, but to reduce the determination time from years to months. I strongly recommend Attorney Leahy without reservation to provide the guidance and legal support for your situation.
Do Not Wait to Work With a Disability Lawyer
You are eligible for Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) benefits if your illness or injury prevents you from performing regular full-time work for 12 months or if it is expected that you will be unable to work for 12 months. Therefore, if you have had major surgery or any type of injury or illness that keeps you from working, you should not wait to make your claim.
In addition, you may have private disability insurance available as part of your compensation plan though your employer or you may have purchased private coverage for yourself. We can work with you to help you understand how obtaining private disability benefits is similar to Social Security benefits and help you understand your rights within both programs.
You can afford to hire a lawyer to help process your disability claim. We offer a free initial consultation. For SSA cases, we do not charge any out-of-pocket fees. Our fees will be a percentage of your unpaid benefits and are limited by law.
For private disability cases, we offer reasonable hourly rates or contingency fee agreements in many cases.
Contact Boston, Massachusetts, Social Security Disability Lawyer Jennifer Leahy
Call 781-964-6593 or contact our Boston Area disability law firm to schedule your free initial consultation.