With over 25 years of practicing Social Security Disability law, we've assembled some helpful resources peratining to the process, the rules, and how we approach your case. Be sure to look through our articles.Talk With Us
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The Disability Claims Process
The claims process for obtaining Social Security Disability and Supplemental Security Income benefits is complicated. Most initial claims are denied, and an experienced attorney is often necessary to obtain a claim approval.Read More
Social Security Disability
The Social Security Disability (SSD) and Supplemental Security Income (SSI) programs can provide the income and medical coverage you need to live a decent life. These essential programs can mean the difference between a comfortable life or a life of poverty and hardship.Read More
Supplemental Security Income
Supplemental Security Income (SSI) is a program developed to provide benefits for people with limited work histories who cannot work because of disability or illness.Read More
What Is A Disabling Condition?
Qualifying for benefits does not come automatically. The fact that your doctor or counselor thinks you are disabled is not enough. You must present evidence that your condition prevents you from working.Read More
Pain, Fatigue & Hard-To-Measure Symptoms
Fibromyalgia, chronic fatigue syndrome, multiple sclerosis, severe back pain and other hard to measure symptoms may qualify the sufferer for Social Security Disability (SSD) or Supplemental Security Income (SSI) benefits.Read More
Should I Try To Work?
At Chihak + Chihak, we are often asked by people with disabilities if they should try to work.Read More
When To Seek An Attorney’s Help
To maximize the chances of success, you should work with an experienced lawyer at the start of the Social Security application process. Chihak + Chihak has helped thousands of people obtain Social Security Disability (SSD) and Supplemental Security Income (SSI) benefits.Read More
Why Was My Initial Claim Denied?
The Social Security Administration (SSA) has strict rules about the information that must be included on a benefits claim.Read More
Appealing A Denial
The Social Security Administration denies a large number of initial claims, but even if your claim is denied, there is still hope. There are ways to overcome a Social Security denial.Read More