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Tulsa disability attorneys discuss various aspects of disability law, social security benefits, and other social security questions.

How Much Does It Cost to File for Disability?

Tulsa SSDI Attorney Will Cover the Costs of Your Disability Claim Individuals with a disability that renders them completely unable to work do not have to pay any upfront costs for hiring a disability attorney. In this video, Tulsa SSDI lawyer Steve Troutman explains how low-income individuals are able to afford attorneys through contingency fees. He also explains where in the disability filing process that fees may arise. Disability attorneys, once they take on your case, will pay the fees to bring your case through the Social Security system at no cost to you, and you will only owe attorney fees if your case is successful. Attorney fees must not exceed $6,000 or 25 percent of your back benefits, whichever number is less. Video Transcription There are not any claim filing fees with the Social Security Administration, so there’s really no cost up front to the people at all. Once…
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Why Do I Need an Attorney for My Disability Claim in Tulsa?

Tulsa Disability Lawyer Explains Complexity of Disability Appeals Process It is possible for someone who is applying for disability to appeal a denial on his or her own. However, the laws surrounding disability appeals are complex, and most disability applicants will be unaware of the legal avenues that they have for pursuing appeals. That is why it is important to discuss your case with a disability lawyer to ensure you know the best path to receiving the benefits that you need. In this video, Tulsa SSDI lawyer Darren Rackley goes into detail. Disability attorneys are among the most affordable attorneys out there. We know that it can be difficult to put together any meaningful income while suffering from disability. That is why we offer consultations at no charge to potential disability applicants, and we work on contingency. This means if we are not successful in the appeal, we do not…
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Tulsa, OK Disability Lawyer That Cares about Your SSDI or SSI Benefits

Ask an Attorney Why She Loves Working With Disability Applicants What is it that makes Tulsa disability attorney Gayle Troutman love her job? The best thing about being a disability lawyer is the clients. Often, people with disabilities seeking disability benefits have been told no so many times that it can be incredibly discouraging, and turning that situation around can be extremely rewarding. In this video, Gayle Troutman explains the non-adversarial nature of disability law. Our law firm serves SSDI applicants in Tulsa, Oklahoma as well as surrounding areas. Video Transcription I just feel like that I’m really helping somebody who really is now desperate because by the time they get to me, they’ve been called a liar so many times. They’re deeply discouraged and the government keeps telling them no, no, no. It’s nice for them to have the court say yes. So I enjoy it a lot, and…
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How Much Money Can I Earn on Social Security Disability Benefits? Oklahoma Disability Attorney

Tulsa SSDI Lawyer Explains Average Benefits for Disability A pervasive and damaging misperception of disability applicants and recipients is that they are only seeking or receiving benefits because they want free money and do not want to work. This could not be further from the truth. Disability benefits are only enough for a person who is unable to work to meet their basic reasonable needs; no one is living the life of luxury with disability benefits. In this video, Tulsa disability lawyer Steve Troutman explains how much money SSDI and SSI recipients receive and what the money covers. Our law firm offers free consultations for people thinking of applying for disability, as well as those who have applied and been denied. Video Transcription One of the biggest misconceptions I think out among a lot of people is that these people who are on disability are living the life of ease….
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How Do I File for Social Security Disability Benefits?

Tulsa SSDI Lawyer on Disability Process What is the process of convincing Social Security that a person has a disability that makes him or her unable to work? The process involves many complicated steps that our disability attorneys are very familiar with. In this video, Tulsa disability lawyer Steve Troutman explains the Social Security disability application process, as well as the appeals process for obtaining SSDI benefits. If you are seeking disability benefits, we know that the idea of hiring an attorney may sound like something that you cannot afford. We understand that; it is true of many disability applicants. That is why we offer free initial consultations and operate on a contingency fee basis. This means that we will discuss your case with you for free and if we are unable to obtain SSDI benefits for you, you will owe us nothing in return for our work on your…
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