Was Your Application Denied? A Social Security Disability Lawyer Can Help
An experienced Social Security Disability lawyer at Nyman Turkish can assist you with an appeal of your denied application. Our attorneys have decades of experience assisting clients with procuring tens of millions of dollars in Social Security Disability benefits including helping clients appeal their denied applications.
Nyman Turkish is a national leader in handling Social Security Disability cases. Our Social Security Disability lawyers are experienced in every phase of case representation, and our Firm accepts cases regardless of where they are in the process, including cases that are in the appeals stage.
Nyman Turkish and our experienced legal team are different from other Law Firms. We do not back down from a challenge and offer personalized attention to our clients through every step of the process for filing for SSD benefits. Let our experienced team fight for the benefits you deserve. Call us today for your 100% FREE SSD CASE EVALUATION.
What are SSD Benefits?
The Social Security Administration (SSA) administers a federal benefits program known as Social Security Disability Insurance (SSD). SSD provides benefits in the form of financial assistance to qualifying individuals with disabilities who have paid into the Social Security program throughout the course of their working life and by earning a sufficient number of “work credits”. Work credits are earned by paying FICA taxes, which usually are deducted out of an individual’s payroll check.
The Five Main Stages to a Social Security Disability Claim
SSD applications proceed through various stages. There are five main stages to a Social Security Disability claim, which include the following:
- Initial Application
- Reconsideration Appeal
- Administrative Law Judge Hearing Appeal
- Appeals Council Appeal
- Federal Court Appeal
The SSA’s administrative appeals operation is one of the largest administrative judicial systems in the world. In fact, the SSA issues more than a half a million hearing and appeal dispositions each year.
How Nyman Turkish Can Help You Appeal a Denied SSD Claim
Our Law Firm can help regardless of what stage of the process you are in, and especially, if you are seeking an appeal of your denied claim.
Request for Reconsideration and/or ALJ Hearing
If the decision on your Initial Application is unfavorable, our experienced Social Security Disability attorneys can file a request for reconsideration on your behalf to have your case reviewed again. If needed, we can also file for a hearing before an administrative law judge and we will appear with you in court to verbally present your case.
If an administrative law judge denies your claim, we can help you request a review by the Appeals Council. The Appeals Council is headquartered in Falls Church, Virginia. The Appeals Council review process generally begins after an application for benefits has been denied at the hearing level or a request for a hearing has been denied. Typically, you must ask for an Appeals Council review within 60 days of receiving your hearing decision. Working with our team can ensure this important deadline is not missed.
Federal District Court
Finally, if you disagree with the decision of the Appeals Council, or if the Appeals Council decides to not review your case, we can assist in filing a civil lawsuit in a federal district court. This is the last level of the appeals process for your SSD Claim.
Our social security disability appeal lawyers do not back down from a challenge presented by the SSA and will work tirelessly to appeal the negative decision on your SSD claim. The lengthy appeals process can be complicated and is very time-sensitive. If you have already received a denial on your claim, call Nyman Turkish help you with your SSD appeal today. Contact a member of our Social Security Disability team today for a FREE CONSULTATION to get this process started.
Contact A Social Security Disability Attorney at Nyman Turkish Today for a FREE CASE EVALUATION
For more information about appealing a negative decision on your application for Social Security Disability benefits contact a SSD attorney at Nyman Turkish today and schedule a FREE SSD CASE EVALUATION. Our Firm offers a NO FEE GUARANTEE, so you have nothing to lose by calling to see if you qualify for benefits. We represent clients NATIONWIDE from our offices in California, Florida, and Michigan.