Social Security Law

Dependable Social Security Disability Attorneys In Harrisburg, PA

For the knowledge and skill of a firm with over 30 years of experience as social security disability attorneys, Harrisburg, PA residents turn to the law offices of Schiffman, Sheridan & Brown, P.C. We also assist supplemental security income claims and veterans who served in the military with rating disabilities they acquired while on duty,such as PTSD. Our practice has provided legal services to a broader range of clients than any other law firm located in Central Pennsylvania. If you feel you have an SSD, SSI, or VA disability claim, we readily offer representation to clients in Camp Hill, Hershey, Harrisburg, Carlisle, Dauphin, Cumberland and the surrounding counties.

Skilled Representation

Our firm has handled thousands of disability claims, and is familiar with the needs and objectives of clients who require assistance. Social Security law practitioner, Attorney Michael F.Brown, is a member of the Pennsylvania Bar Association. He also served as a legal representative for the SSD Office of Hearings and Appeals, and thus offers an extensive understanding of the policies and procedures involved in disability claims. You can rest easy knowing Serratelli, Schiffman & Brown has your best interest at heart, and will work tirelessly to apply our knowledge and experience in Social Security law to your unique case.

Qualifying for SSD

Filing for Social Security disability is generally a long process that often takes up to a year or more. For this reason, it’s important to file immediately after you become disabled to get the process started quickly. You can file for benefits by visiting http://www.socialsecurity.gov or any Social Security office. An applicant’s work history largely determines whether or not they’ll receive disability benefits. Social Security offices allocate benefits to applicants based on their work history and the length of time they worked. In addition, Social Security considers any jobs an applicant may be able to do in the future.

Was Your Claim Denied?

It’s not unusual for individuals to receive a letter of denial from Social Security regarding their application for benefits. However, regardless of how discouraged you may feel, it’s important not to give up on your claim. The disability lawyers of Schiffman, Sheridan & Brown, P.C. assists a wide range of clients looking to acquire disability benefits, and are highly knowledgeable in all aspects of Social Security law. We’ll assume the responsibility of filing important paperwork and guiding you through the review process. Reviews are comprised of five steps, which include:

  • Initial Determination
  • Reconsideration
  • Hearing
  • Appeals and Council Review
  • Federal Court

No Win, No Fee

If you’ve been denied benefits, it’s important to know that we at Schiffman, Sheridan & Brown operate on a contingent fee basis. Contingent fees are commonly implemented in cases involving Social Security Disability, Supplemental Security Income, and/ or Veteran’s Assistance. Because we adhere to a no win, no fee policy, you won’t be responsible for any attorney fees if we’re unable to obtain a favorable outcome on your behalf. Additionally, we do not charge fees for answering questions.

For social security disability attorneys, Harrisburg, PA residents can rest assured the disability lawyers at Schiffman, Sheridan & Brown, P.C. will help you file your claim and obtain an outcome that benefits you. For questions on a claim and free advice, fill out our form above and place your questions in the message box.