The United States government first began awarding Social Security Disability Insurance benefits in 1958. Barkan Meizlish, LLP Social Security attorneys began representing claimants in 1960. There are very few law firms with more experience than Barkan Meizlish, LLP in this field of law. Our Columbus Social Security lawyers regularly assist and represent clients throughout the United States.
If you have a physical or mental health condition that prevents you from working at any job for at least 12 months, you may be eligible for Social Security disability and/or Supplemental Security Income (SSI) monthly benefits. You may also be able to collect a lump sum as a retroactive payment.
These individuals who have paid social security taxes in connection with their previous employment may be eligible for Ohio Social Security Disability (SSDI) benefits. To qualify for SSDI you must have worked at least 5 of the last 10 years. Supplemental Security Income (SSI) benefits are available for adults who have not worked and who meet certain income and resource requirements. Children may qualify for social security benefits if they suffer from marked and severe impairments in functioning.
Most people who apply are initially denied but many of these people ultimately receive benefits. It is important not to give up. Our Columbus, Ohio Social Security attorneys can help.
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