Social Security Disability lawyers will not handle cases in the same way, but there are similarities in how a Social Security Disability benefits lawyer will prepare for your case and make a determination.
When you contact a Columbia Social Security Disability Benefits lawyer, the lawyer or someone part of the team will generally give you an interview so all of the basic information will be gathered for the case. The information will be used to determine if the lawyer will be able to represent you. Sometimes these interviews are given over the phone, but some people prefer to have these interviews face-to-face.
Although you are not required to have a lawyer to file a claim, make an appeal, etc., it may be in your best interest to hire a lawyer who has the experience and skills to improve your chances of winning.
One of the reasons you may need to hire a lawyer is because some of the advice that the Social Security Administration gives is not always correct. If you have been unhappy with the information you have been given, you will be glad to hear that it may not be true.
Many people never take additional steps of going through with the case after speaking with a representative from the Social Security Administration(SSA). This means many people will go years without receiving the disability benefits they are entitled to. All of this happens because they were given false information from a representative.
You should never give up on a claim; you need to review your case with a lawyer. A Columbia Social Security Disability Benefits lawyer will know about the law than the Social Security Administration lawyer you spoke with. The amount of benefits you may be entitled to may surprise you. This is why you certainly need to consider hiring a lawyer with experience.
Contact us today if you need help getting the benefits you know you are entitled to.