Find Success with our Social Security Disability Lawyers in Staten Island
The process of qualifying for Social Security Disability in Staten Island can be complicated, frustrating, and time consuming. However, hiring a disability attorney can simplify the process—and increase your claim’s chance at success.
At D’Agostino & Associates, P.C., we have a high level of expertise and familiarity with social security rules and regulations. We understand what a judge looks for, and we know what questions to ask.
If you suffered an injury that resulted in a disability, our attorneys help you collect compensation through Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) benefits and Supplemental Security Income (SSI) claims.
Developing a Case
From the initial application through a possible appeal, there is a substantial amount of paperwork you must undertake in order to claim Social Security Disability in Staten Island. Many fail to fill out forms correctly and in a timely manner.
We help gather the appropriate medical documentation of your disability. Our attorney will contact your doctors and treatment facilities to gain a thorough understanding of the facts related to your illness or injury.
Our professional team also helps with the following:
- Tracks down relevant medical evidence
- Explains hearing expectations
- Follows developments in your case
- Answers your questions with clear explanations
- Returns phone calls promptly
Filing a Claim
Whether you are seeking SSDI or SSI, you should apply as soon as you become disabled. If you let too much time pass before applying, you might miss the opportunity to qualify.
In the first phase, we help you file your initial application. A substantial number of applicants are denied during this phase. The next step is for us to request a hearing before a law judge for reconsideration. We help spot valid reasons to overturn an unfavorable decision.
At D’Agostino & Associates, our competent disability lawyers can help you sort through all the details, understand what you are entitled to, and fight to get what you deserve. Contact us at 1-888-245-2924.